Laws criminalising using secretly recorded imaginative and prescient of animal cruelty and abuse are posing “too great a burden on speech”, animal rights activists have instructed the excessive court docket.
The Farm Transparency Project, an Australian animal advocacy group, launched a case earlier this year arguing New South Wales legal guidelines limiting using covert footage had been an unfair burden on freedom of political communication.
The prime minister, Scott Morrison, is in Adelaide immediately to spruik the Liberal candidate for the marginal seat of Boothby. Incumbent Nicolle Flint is standing down on the subsequent election, and Liberal Dr Rachel Swift hopes to take her place.
On radio this morning, Morrison confronted questions in regards to the authorities’s plans for an anti-corruption watchdog.
Liberal MP Bridget Archer crossed the ground yesterday saying she was “offended” the federal government had prioritised its non secular discrimination laws amid “inertia” on its federal integrity fee invoice.
Morrison repeated his argument that he didn’t need an NSW-like corruption fee on ABC Adelaide.
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