The National Justice Project is gearing up for a major inquest into the death of Ricky “Dougie” Hampson, a proud Kamilaroi/Dunghutti father of eight children, who died in agony after being discharged from Dubbo Hospital. During the 18 hours that
The latest report from the Australian Government’s Productivity Commission shows that Aboriginal deaths in police custody have doubled since 2007, which human rights law firm the National Justice Project says shows the need for urgent reform. The government data, released yesterday,
We have news to share about an important case that so many of you have supported on the long road to justice. On 29 December 2015, David Dungay Jr, a 26-year-old Dunghutti man, was killed in Long Bay Prison Hospital
In recognition of International Volunteer Day this week, we’re celebrating the incredible work and generosity of our volunteers. We spoke to two of our passionate legal volunteers, Simran and Tahlia, about what it’s like to volunteer with the National Justice
This article by National Justice Project co-founders George Newhouse and Duncan Fine first appeared in the Guardian Australia on 5 December 2023. It’s depressing but totally predictable that the only time you ever hear about the workings of the criminal
36 years ago two First Nations children died on a lonely stretch of highway near Bourke, in western New South Wales. Not a day goes by that their families are not reminded of their loss and they have never stopped
Take action today to help us secure justice for our clients and systemic change for the community.