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SUPPRESSION ORDERS SET FOR MAJOR OVERHAUL

The Andrews Labor Government will take action to overhaul the state’s suppression order laws to ensure Victorian courts are open, transparent and the laws protect the public’s right to information.

NEW LAWS FOR BETTER ACCESS TO JUSTICE

The Andrews Labor Government introduced new laws today to strengthen Victoria’s legal assistance sector, improve access to legal information and make it easier and faster to resolve civil disputes.

GUARDIANSHIP LAWS OVERHAULED

The Andrews Labor Government introduced new laws this week to better protect the rights of adults with disability to make and participate in decisions that affect their lives.

NEW SECURITY OFFICERS FOR EDENHOPE COURT

Edenhope residents will soon have access to safer and more secure court facilities as part of a state-wide rollout of Court Security Officers at Victorian courts under the Andrews Labor Government.

SUPPORT DOGS COMFORT VICTIMS OF CRIME

Support dogs are providing comfort to victims of crime and vulnerable witnesses giving evidence in court, under a pilot program being extended by the Office of Public Prosecutions.

NEW POLICE REMAND POWERS UNDER BAIL REFORMS

Police will have new powers to remand an accused person in custody and bail justices will have a more limited role, under the second wave of bail reforms to be introduced by the Andrews Labor Government today.