Flinders Law School | 2015 News Articles

 

 18 February, 2015

We must reject any push to take us down the American path on guns

Recently two articles in The Advertiser by SA academic Kesten Green and US-based John Lott have advocated the loosening of Australian gun laws. They argue that guns should feature more widely in our communities as a means of controlling crime and violence.

We take a contrary view, one that is driven by the criminological evidence applicable to this country. In our view gun ownership should continue to be strictly controlled as a means of reducing the threat of violence and harm.

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Publication:  The Advertiser

 

9 February, 2015

Law graduate harnesses power of print in Bangladesh - See more at: http://blogs.flinders.edu.au/flinders-news/2015/02/09/law-graduate-harnesses-power-of-print-in-bangladesh/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=law-graduate-harnesses-power-of-print-in-bangladesh#sthash.ta81azNj.dpuf

 Law graduate harnesses power of print in Bangledesh

A Flinders University law graduate from Bangladesh has been using the power of print to push for better labour rights and protection for economic migrants in his home country.

Md Selim Reza, who is currently a postgraduate research student at Flinders, has been writing regular news columns in his native language of Bangla to highlight the causes and different forms of labour exploitation in the world’s eighth most populous nation.

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Law graduate harnesses power of print in Bangladesh - See more at: http://blogs.flinders.edu.au/flinders-news/2015/02/09/law-graduate-harnesses-power-of-print-in-bangladesh/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=law-graduate-harnesses-power-of-print-in-bangladesh#sthash.ta81azNj.dpuf
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