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Access to Justice

Current Court Cases

Acland Court of Appeal review

03 March, 2019

EDO Qld and Barristers Saul Holt QC and Dr Chris McGrath represented Oakey Coal Action Alliance Inc (OCAA) at the Supreme Court of Appeal in Brisbane on 27 February 2019 to 1 March 2019. The appeal seeks to overturn the 2018 Supreme Court decision that would see groundwater impacts no longer allowed to be considered in some mining objection hearings. 

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Factsheets

Urban Tree Clearing

02 November, 2018

This factsheet provides advice about what urban trees are protected by laws, what tree clearing can occur legally and what to do if you suspect illegal tree clearing is occurring.

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EDO Qld visits regional communities

28 September, 2018

EDO Qld senior solicitor Revel Pointon was on the road this month to provide community workshops around central coast Qld. We covered a lot of distance and a lot of different topics to empower regional communities to understand the laws and their rights to be involved in decisions that impact their health, environment and community.

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