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Many high school students are struggling with financial literacy, especially students living in rural and regional areas, new University of Melbourne research has found.
Claiming people have "a right to be bigots" undermines the rights of equality with dignity and non-discrimination, says Dr Mark McMillan, who sued columnist Andrew Bolt in 2009 under the Racial Discrimination Act.
Professor Kate Auty, the former Victorian Government Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability has been appointed as a 2014 Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of Melbourne.
The rights of police to secretly collect suspects' discarded DNA material remains dangerously unregulated in Australia, a University of Melbourne analysis has determined.
Australian unions still play a crucial role in monitoring and enforcing employer compliance with labour laws on behalf of workers, new University of Melbourne Law School research has determined.
Australian mining companies are employing a debatable and ill-defined concept to justify their presence in local communities, University of Melbourne research has established.
The Federal Court found ANZ Bank charged its customers "extravagant, exorbitant and unconscionable" late fees. The bank may be ordered to return tens of millions of dollars.
Why are Australian citizens charged with committing crimes in Asia often portrayed as the victims of an unjust process?
Dr Mike Pottenger says we can never be sure whether drug imports are increasing or whether we are getting better at intercepting them.
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Professor Leslie Holmes is an expert on post-communism, government legitimacy, comparative corruption, organised crime and corporate crime in Central and Eastern Europe.