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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

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement from Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
Ferguson Ethnic Riots In USA Give Rivals the Opportunity to Thrash US Human Rights Record

By IBTimes AU

Racial divide in the U.S is antithetical to the ethos of the American dream. (Aug 21)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, HUMAN RIGHTS, TWITTER, EGYPT, CIVIL RIGHTS, FBI

Tony Abbott
Backpackers Face Tough Travel Laws by PM Abbott

By IBTimes AU

Australian dare-devils are facing tougher travel laws under Counter Terrorism Foreign Fighters Bill by Prime Minister Tony Abbott (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, AFGHANISTAN, IRAQ, AUSTRALIA, LIBYA, TONY ABBOTT

People hug as they leave an area designated for family members of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 passengers, while waiting for more information about the crashed plane, at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang July 18, 2014. The Malaysia Airlines Bo
Malaysia Airlines MH17 Trial: Malaysia or Netherlands to Convene Trial, Not ICC

By IBTimes AU

The trial of those responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines MH17 over eastern Ukraine on July 17 will be convened in either a Malaysian or Dutch court, but not at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. (Jul 31)

MORE TOPICS: HUMAN RIGHTS, COURT, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, INTERNATIONAL LAW

Terrorist from Australia
Arrest Warrant Out for 2 Australian Jihadists Involved in Posting Decapitated Heads Photo, Fighting With ISIL

By IBTimes AU

The Australian federal police have issued warrants of arrest for two Aussie jihadists accused of fighting with the Islamic States. The two, Khaled Sharrouf and Mohamed Elomar, were also behind the posting of a viral photo in Twitter showing Elomar holding two decapitated heads. (Jul 30)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, TWITTER, AUSTRALIA, LAWYER

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft parks on tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport outside Kuala Lumpur June 14, 2014.
Accused Malaysian Diplomat Not 'Well Enough' to Travel to New Zealand

By IBTimes AU

As New Zealand awaits the return of the accused Malaysian diplomat, Malaysian doctors of Muhammad Rizalman bin Ismail has warned he may not be "well enough" to travel. According to reports, Rizalman has been in the hospital since July 1 and... (Jul 08)

Fewer Handsets 'Being Stolen' Due to Kill Switch App

By IBTimes AU

Several cases of stolen smartphones have been reported until the previous year. (Jun 20)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG, NEW YORK, SMARTPHONE, LONDON, CONGRESS, LAWYER

3m Australians Download from Pirate Bay and Kickass Torrent

By IBTimes AU

Almost 3 million Australians are downloading from Pirate Bay and Kickass Torrent (Jun 20)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Peter Dinklage, who plays Tyrion Lannister, joins the cast of 'Game of Thrones' at the San Diego Comic Con
Consumer Group Choice Says It’s Foxtel’s Fault Why Australians Illegally Download ‘Game of Thrones’

By IBTimes AU

It’s Foxtel’s fault that Australians illegally download “Game of Thrones” episodes, according to consumer group Choice. (Jun 18)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, ITUNES

Louis CK Explains Why Australia Is The Top Online Pirate Of TV Shows [AUDIO]

By IBTimes AU

Louis CK gets it. A year-old audio of the U.S. comedian explains why Australians are the worst online pirates in the world. (Jun 06)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, ITUNES

Canada's Justice Minister Peter MacKay takes part in a news conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa June 4, 2014. Prostitutes in Canada will generally be allowed to sell their services but for the first time it will be a crime to buy sex from them under a
Canada Has New Prostitution Law, Targets Buyers of Sexual Services

By IBTimes AU

Canada has a new prostitution law that targets more the buyers of sexual services rather than those who sell it. (Jun 05)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, ADVERTISING, SUPREME COURT