Richard Ackland
is the publisher of Justinian. He is The Saturday Paper’s diarist-at-large and legal affairs editor.

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Opinion September 20, 2014

The murky moves towards metadata retention

“While Australia is busily seeking to expand the horizons of data retention, in Europe and the US there have been processes working in the opposite direction. ”

Diary September 20, 2014

Gadfly: Taming the savages

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary September 13, 2014

Gadfly: Conflicting properties

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

News September 06, 2014

Gadfly: Dangerous minds

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary August 30, 2014

Gadfly: Into the darkness

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary August 23, 2014

Gadfly: A frayed knot

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

News August 16, 2014

Gadfly: Blood will have blood

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Opinion August 09, 2014

Unconventional behaviour sees government in High Court over refugees

“It doesn’t come much more Morrisonian than that. The Refugee Convention is a tool to get people drowned at sea.”

News August 09, 2014

Gadfly: Bolt cutters leave no Marx

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.