Amy Remeikis Fresh from passing the nation’s “toughest bikie laws” Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie will now alter legislation to bypass the courts to keep the state’s “worst sex offenders in jail” for life.
Staff Reporters A Queensland judge has adjourned a hearing over comments the premier made about courts granting bail to bikies.
Daniel Hurst Brisbane's existing Supreme Court site could be used for a four- or five-star hotel development under a Liberal National Party plan to sell off state government-owned CBD land for tourism uses.
Tony Moore Brisbane's 10 federal magistrates are drowning in family disputes, with the number of cases growing by 9.3 per cent, and the number yet to be finalised swelling by 21 per cent, Australia-wide.
Kim Stephens Brisbane residents are the healthiest in Queensland, new figures reveal.
Amy Remeikis Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie has called on the federal government to investigate “mounting allegations of corruption and collusion with criminal gangs”.
Amy Remeikis Amnesty International says youth justice reforms stand in “direct conflict” to major human rights standards.
Cameron Atfield Former Brisbane media personality Rod Henshaw has fired a parting shot at the government of Nauru after he was deported from the island nation on Wednesday.
Marissa Calligeros Lavish mansions on sprawling, manicured acreages are the hallmark of Brisbane's most expensive street of 2013.
Amy Remeikis The man who spearheaded the government's 'war on bikies' has admitted he doesn't “particularly like” the laws which have polarised Queensland.
Kristian Silva Lawyers acting for retirees who lost their life savings when a Brisbane-based investment fund collapsed will head to the courts as they try to recoup millions of dollars.
Violent thugs will be sent to therapy under a new plan to clean up the Gold Coast’s party precincts.
Miranda Forster Jayant Patel's patient hopes the former Bundaberg surgeon will stand trial yet again over allegations of grievous bodily harm.
Amy Remeikis Queensland lawyers are planning on hurting the government where it counts - in the voting booths.
Amy Remeikis It has been an extraordinary week for the man they have labeled the Boy Wonder.
Marissa Calligeros The Director of Public Prosecutions will ask the Supreme Court to review the bail granted to an accused Rebels bikie who walked from court on Tuesday.
Amy Remeikis Premier says government introduced tough new laws because the “system was failing”.
Tony Moore An 82 storey, 274-metre tall apartment tower looks set to be built on the North Quay side of the old Supreme and District Court site on George Street.
The Queensland premier is behaving like a little dictator intent on undermining democracy, wannabe federal MP Clive Palmer says.
All charges against former Bundaberg surgeon Jayant Patel will be dropped except for four fraud charges, a crown prosecutor has announced.