Aboriginal Australians--Legal status, laws, etc.

7 December 2016

This document is a state-of-the-nation report on the social justice and native title issues affecting Indigenous Australians in 2016.

Briefing paper
17 October 2016

A discussion of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander incarceration rates and subsequent policy responses must acknowledge and understand the history of disadvantage that surrounds...

19 September 2016

Why do Australians turn away when another justice fails Aboriginal people? Dr Lissa Johnson explains the psychology behind the great Australian silence.

15 September 2016

This report into the Northern Territory's Community Courts program was commissioned by the NT Department of Justice in 2012.

2 September 2016

The uprising in Kalgoorlie was a cry for reform of a failing justice system, writes Michael Brull.

19 August 2016

Explores how lessons from the 1991 Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody and beyond have been neglected or ignored.

19 July 2016

SNAICC has undertaken research and consultation and has produced this paper to inform and influence policy development and practice reform. Both policy and practice must support the safety and...

Discussion paper
15 June 2016

This consultation paper explores options for calculating a person's Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander status, to try and potentially 'improve' the quality of recorded crime statistics relating...

Other text
9 June 2016

The Redfern Statement lays out six key priority areas and recommendations, all founded on the pragmatic principals of participation and self-determination.

Journal article
11 May 2016

On 7 February 2016, public housing tenants from the remote Aboriginal community of Santa Teresa in the Northern Territory commenced unprecedented legal action against the CEO of the Northern...