Raising the age of criminal responsibility to 14 in Victoria will be staggered under a government plan criticised by advocates and opponents.
100,000 Optus customers are taking part in a class action against the telco claiming financial losses and distress.
A new scheme will give men and women in NSW the power to find out if their partner has a history of domestic violence, if the coalition wins the next election.
A United Nations committee has condemned Australians' use of corporal punishment, directing the country to ban it in all settings including the home.
The trial of a north Queensland pilot who allegedly flew members of Katter's Australia Party without an air operator's certificate has heard final arguments.
A review of the Queensland serious violent offences scheme has found the state's scheme is not fully meeting its objectives.