What Was the Point of the Nimbin Hemp Embassy Raid?

While the rest of the world is beginning to recognize the medicinal effects of cannabis, the widely known cannabis capital of Australia is, bewilderingly, doing exactly the opposite. For starters, cannabis is now legal in the American state of California. This has...

Understanding the Common Assault Law

We are all aware that physically attacking other people is a criminal offense, but how far can one get away with playground taunts, verbal threats, or a little rough and tumble action? If you aren’t aware of the common assault law in New South Wales, it’s time to...

A Guide to the NSW Defamation Law

Defamation is probably one of the most common crimes many of us will encounter at some point in our lives, especially in the current digital age where it’s common to express our opinions on the numerous social media platforms available. Knowledge of the defamation law...