An “organized crime” should be any “continuing unlawful activity” either by an individual, singly or jointly, either as a member of an “organized crime syndicate” or on behalf of such syndicate. 256 more words
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This week, there is plenty of news about granting 16 and 17 year olds the right to vote. You may therefore be surprised to learn that another group may have their right to vote withdrawn. 336 more words
Local Government elections in New South Wales will take place on 8 September 2012.
Recent changes to legislation should have an effect on the way these elections are conducted – and ultimately the decisions made, at a local level, on planning matters. 605 more words
The Richard Worth conflict of interest affair has made me ponder the extent to which MP’s personal interests influence their behaviour in public life.
For example, I’ve often wondered why only the Greens support a… 256 more words