Three New Judges Appointed to Fill Holes in WA Court System

WA lawyers Hylton Quail, Kate Glancy and Fiona Vernon have been appointed as judges of the state’s District Court. Two of the appointments will be covered by current budget allocations to fill holes in WA’s court system from the previous Liberal Party government. The third appointment will fill a vacancy left by the retirement of…

School leavers ready to celebrate

Next week thousands of school leavers are heading down south and to Rottnest Island, in celebration of completing of 12 years of schooling. Safety, alcohol and recreational drug use are a concern for parents, as recent years have depicted leavers as being ‘wild’ and ‘out of control’. Leavers Manager for WA, Clint Browning, explained that…