High Court fails to defend free speech

The Institute of Public Affairs Peter Ridd’s Fight For Real Science Is Not Over (ipa.org.au) has expressed its dismay at the High Court of Australia’s judgment in the case of Ridd v James Cook University which found that the termination of Dr Peter Ridd’s employment by JCU was not a violation of Dr Ridd’s right to intellectual […]

Christmas Day: The Nightmare of Australian Family Law.

John Stapleton Christmas Day: The Nightmare of Australian Family Law. The Family Court of Australia is finally being abolished, dissolved Into the Federal Court. There Are Very Good Reasons. The misuse of expert witnesses is a problem throughout Australia’s judicial system, but no more so than in family law. Here, in a piece originally published […]