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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  • 26 Feb 2015
    Vision Australia has lodged complaints in the Australian Human Rights Commission against Channels Seven, Nine, Ten, SBS and Foxtel, calling for an audio description service that will make television more accessible to people who are blind or have low vision.
  • 27 Feb 2015
    Many thanks to everyone who came to PIAC’s Social Justice Dinner on Friday night and contributed to making it such a great success. We came close to reaching our fundraising target of $100,000, which will be used to help us achieve justice for disadvantaged people.
  • 19 Feb 2015
    The case between Gisele Mesnage, who is blind, and Coles online has settled amicably, with Coles agreeing to make improvements to its shopping website that will make it more accessible.
  • 19 Feb 2015
    The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) should reduce electricity prices for NSW consumers by rejecting the NSW network businesses’ revised revenue proposals, according to the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC).

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