Practising in the Public Interest, February 2013Practising in the Public Interest, July 2013Protesting, Australian Iron & Steel. Photo Courtesy of Illawarra MercuryPractising in the Public Interest, July 2013Justice Virginia BellGraeme InnesTerry Purcell and Terry SheahanJenny Coopes cartoon
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  • 1 May 2015
    PIAC extends sincere condolences to the family and friends of prominent human rights campaigner, Ray Jackson, who died on 23 April.
  • 30 Apr 2015
    The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) will allow the NSW electricity networks to invest an additional $7 billion in capital works over the next five years, keeping electricity prices unnecessarily high, according to the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC).
  • 23 Apr 2015
    More than 200,000 homes and businesses throughout Sydney, the Central Coast and the Hunter are without power today following two days of intense storm activity.
  • 23 Apr 2015
    Internationally acclaimed human rights lawyer, Geoffrey Robertson QC has announced that he will donate part of the proceeds of his solo show, ‘Dreaming too loud’, to PIAC.

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