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Attorney General

In most common law jurisdictions, the attorney general, or attorney-general, is the main legal advisor to the government, and in some jurisdictions he or she may in addition have executive responsibility for law enforcement or responsibility for public prosecutions.

Articles About Attorney General

Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop walks with her Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim al-Jaafari
ISIS Attack in Australia a 'Propaganda Victory'; Australian Fighters With Cancelled Passports Can Still Go Home

By IBTimes AU

ISIS launching an attack on Australian soil is more likely amid earlier terror threats. A successful attack would be considered a propaganda victory for ISIS. (Dec 13)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA

Iraqi Shiite militia fighters hold the Islamic State flag as they celebrate after breaking the siege of Amerli by Islamic State militants, September 1, 2014. Picture taken on September 1, 2014. REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal (IRAQ - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS M
ISIS Uses Australians and Foreign Fighters As Suicide Bombers; Releases 'Slavery Guide' For Militants

By IBTimes AU

ISIS is accused of exploiting Australians and other foreign fighters and using them as cannon fodder and suicide bombers. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA

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Pirates Of Australia Are Willing To Pay Given A Fair Price

By IBTimes AU

Australians pirate have the capacity to pay for legal content, CHOICE found (Dec 09)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, ITUNES

Islamic State In Iraq And The Levant (ISIL) Fighters
Revealed: ISIS Uses Australians As 'Cannon Fodder'

By IBTimes AU

Attorney-General George Brandis confirms reports that Western recruits are being used as cannon fodder by ISIS. (Dec 09)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA

A Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules Crew Load Supplies Of Biscuits, Water And Humanitarian Supplies For An Airdrop To Isolated Iraqi Civilians On Mount Sinjar In Northern Iraq At Al Minhad Air Base In The United Arab Emirates
Australia and New Zealand Troops May Fight ISIS Together In Spirit Of ANZAC

By IBTimes AU

Australia and New Zealand troops may be fighting ISIS together in spirit of the ANZAC alliance 100 years after it was formed in World War I. (Dec 01)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA, TONY ABBOTT

A view through a window in an exhibition area in a former prison in Cottbus
Australian Sex Offender’s 20-Year Jail Term ‘Not Enough’

By IBTimes AU

Queensland's attorney-general said that the 20-year sentence would not be enough to protect the community. (Nov 28)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, SUPREME COURT

Actor Matt Bomer poses with his Best Supporting Actor in a Movie or Mini-Series award for "The Normal Heart"
'White Collar' Season 6 Episode 3 Spoilers: Neal To Scam A Sweet, Unsuspecting Young Woman [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Keller and Neal will be seen working as a team to accomplish the latest task of the Pink Panthers. (Nov 21)

MORE TOPICS: FBI

G20 Summit 2014
G20 Summit Awkward Moments: Putin Yawns, Mystery Bubbles Appear, F18 Drama Ensues

By IBTimes AU

Russian President Vladimir was pictured yawning at the start of the summit. (Nov 17)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, UKRAINE, G20, TONY ABBOTT

Britain's Prince William (L) picks up the "rakau tapu" as a man dressed as a Maori warrior looks on during a traditional Maori Powhiri Ceremonial Welcome at Government House in Wellington April 7, 2014 in this handout provided by Woolf Crown Cop
New Zealand Tribunal Report On Maori Not Giving Up Sovereignty May Spark Controversy

By IBTimes AU

An official tribunal in New Zealand has revealed in its report that the Maori chiefs in the 19th century did not give up its sovereignty to the Crown. (Nov 14)