The production of the Queensland Law Handbook is only possible thanks to the many hours of work and invaluable expertise donated by its many contributors.

Caxton Legal Centre acknowledges the priceless efforts of all our authors.

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  • Marriage and Divorce – Sally Cooper
  • Post-Separation Parenting – Polly Richardson
  • Spousal & Child Maintenance and Child Support – Kay Feeney
  • Property Division when Couples Separate – Alison RossLisa Lahey
  • Domestic Violence – Tracey De Simone
  • Same-sex Relationships – Mark Ryan
  • Surrogacy and In Vitro Fertilisation – Malcolm Smith & Pip Trowse
  • Parents, Children and the Law – Nicky Davies
  • Child Protection – Nigel Miller
  • Children and Education – Janet Wight

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  • Consumers and Contracts – Loretta Kreet & Catherine Uhr
  • Consumer Credit and Banking – Loretta Kreet & Catherine Uhr
  • Debts – Jennifer Crowther
  • Bankruptcy – Australian Financial Security Authority, Legal and Governance Division
  • Taxation – David W Marks QC
  • Insurance – Stuart Unwin
  • Social Security Payments – Steve Irvine
  • Wills and Estates – John de Groot

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  • Laws Relating to Individual Decision Making – Karen Williams
  • Medical Law – Megan Window
  • Disability and the Law – David Manwaring
  • Mental Health Laws – Simon Hamlyn-Harris
  • Accidents and Injury – Steve Herd
  • Sport – John O’Brien

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Image link to Offenders and Victims section

  • Introduction to Criminal Law – Rebecca Fogerty
  • Arrest and Interrogation – Emma Higgins
  • Bail – Emma Higgins
  • Court Processes in Criminal Matters – Melody Valentine
  • Sentencing – Nigel Stobbs
  • Street Offences – Catherine Burchill
  • Drugs – Louisa Pink
  • Sexual Offences – Rebecca Fogerty
  • Firearms – Melody Valentine
  • Dishonesty Offences – Adam Dwyer
  • Assisting Victims of Crime – Nicola Doumany
  • Children and the Criminal Law – Janet Wight
  • Prisons and Prisoners – Matilda Alexander
  • Traffic Offences – Emma Higgins
  • Counter-terrorism Laws, Offences and Other Provisions – Dr Keiran Hardy

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  • Complaints against  Government – Administrative Law – Melody Valentine
  • Complaints against Government – Judicial Review – Melody Valentine
  • Complaints against Government – Administrative Appeals – Melody Valentine
  • Complaints to the Ombudsman – Peter Cantwell
  • Complaints against Police and Public Officials – Andrew Anderson
  • Complaints against Professionals – Karen Dhyrberg
  • Copyright and Moral Rights – Leanne Wiseman
  • Defamation – Sian Thomas
  • Right to Information and Freedom of Information – Monica Taylor
  • Discrimination and Human Rights – Bill Mitchell
  • Immigration – Sonia Caton

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