Lockdown returns: how far can coronavirus measures go before they infringe on human rights?
Ten “hot spot” postcodes in Melbourne’s suburbs have gone back into Stage 3 coronavirus lockdown. Legal and justice system expert Stan Winford looks at how far the measures can go before infringing on human rights.
Councils often ignore residents on social media. How can digital platforms ensure they have a say in planning?
Local governments across Australia are mandated to consult their residents on urban development issues. They are increasingly using digital platforms to do this.
Does Victoria or NSW have the highest COVID-19 testing rate in the world? Here are the facts
Both NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Victorian Health Minister Jenny Mikakos claimed COVID-19 testing rates in their respective states compared favourably with the rest of the world. RMIT ABC Fact Check investigates.
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