The Therapeutic Goods Administration has announced products containing codeine will not be available over the counter after 1 February 2018.
The ACT Legislative Assembly has passed laws scrapping the time limit on historical institutional child abuse claims. The limitation period was removed in recognition of the trauma and hesitation many victims experience as a result of abuse. The move means the Territory has joined NSW and Victoria in removing that time barrier.
Another Canberra cyclist is facing potential legal action after allegedly running into a 7-year-old girl and breaking her leg. The case follows a $1.7 million damages order against David Blick, who injured his friend Michael Anthony Franklin while the pair were riding together on the Capital Circle off-ramp to Canberra Avenue during evening peak hour in 2009. […]