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Jane Lee is the legal affairs, industrial relations and science correspondent for the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Canberra Times.
Jane Lee Cardinal George Pell's testimony to a child abuse royal commission has been delayed until next year because he is too unwell to travel to Australia.
Jane Lee A priest who was involved in decisions to move paedophile priest Gerald Ridsdale between numerous parishes told a court Ridsdale was an "outstanding priest" without finding out what crimes he...
Jane Lee Victoria Police will apologise and pay compensation to a former detective more than 30 years after senior officers covered up his investigation into child abuse allegations against a Catholic priest.
Jane Lee A dying retired bishop who moved paedophile priest Gerald Ridsdale to chuches around Victoria for decades could still be called to give evidence at a royal commission amid claims he covered up and...
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Nino Bucci and Jane Lee Retired judge says serving officer who assaulted Corinna Horvath during unlawful raid on her home in 1996 should be prosecuted for his role in the attack.
Jane Lee Senator Jacqui Lambie's call for parents to have a legal right to put their ice-addicted children into drug treatment against their will has some high-level support.
Jane Lee A former bishop described as "pivotal" to the failure to prevent decades of widespread child sexual abuse at Catholic schools in Ballarat will appear before the royal commission into child abuse.
Jane Lee Prison sentences for child sex offences have not grown in recent years despite the establishment of a royal commission into child sexual abuse.
Jane Lee Coronial inquests should be required for every family-violence related death with two specialist coroners appointed to conduct them, community legal centres say.
Jane Lee Lawyers, real estate agents and accountants are among a group of otherwise law-abiding professionals who could be helping organised crime groups to flourish in Australia, a report says.
Jane Lee The County Court's Chief Judge Michael Rozenes has resigned following a serious illness.
Jane Lee, Siobhan Calafiore A man is expected to be charged for allegedly stabbing a stranger in the face at a train station in Melbourne's south-east.
Jane Lee Smoke from a warehouse fire has caused long delays for outbound commuters on the Monash Freeway in Melbourne's south-east.
Jane Lee A woman's body has been found washed up near the Twelve Apostles off the state's south-west coast.
Jane Lee Victoria's chief police commissioner has echoed his predecessors' concerns about cage fighting following the Andrews government's lift on the ban of the sport.
Jane Lee A Colac travel agent suspected of defrauding his customers of their holiday savings has been released on bail.
Jane Lee An engineering professor has been ordered to pay Monash University and some of its senior academics $900,000 after losing a sexual harassment and sex discrimination case against it.
Jane Lee Justice Lasry publicly opposed the death penalty as a judge, and as a lawyer he represented Australians Van Nguyen, Andrew Chan and Myruan Myuran Sukumaran on death row.
Jane Lee A woman has died after being struck by a car in the state's north.