A six-word tweet that “deeply offended” Peter Dutton unjustly defamed him, a court has ruled.
Media outlets could be sued over defamatory comments made by their audience on Facebook news articles, the High Court has ruled.
The ABC will pay Liberal MP Andrew Laming $79,000 and costs to settle a legal claim over tweets by investigative journalist Louise Milligan.
Reopening Australia before four in every five Australians are vaccinated risks the rampant spread of coronavirus and hospitals being overwhelmed, the Grattan Institute says.
NSW has reported a record 239 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 and at least 88 of those people were circulating in the community for all or part of their infectious period.
Millions of people in Greater Sydney and beyond will remain in lockdown for another four weeks as NSW recorded another 177 locally acquired COVID-19 infections.