MARK DREYFUS MP

Member for Isaacs

Media Releases

Full Federal Court Upholds Australians’ Right to Justice

17 June 2022

The Albanese Labor Government welcomes the Full Court of the Federal Court’s unanimous decision to strike down the Morrison Government’s attempt to undermine class actions.

Appointment to the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Division 1)

09 June 2022

I am pleased to announce that Mr Michael Berry SC has been appointed as a judge of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (FCFC) (Division 1) as a result of his appointment as a judge of the Family Court of Western Australia (FCWA) on 7 June 2022.

High Court of Australia Alexander ruling

08 June 2022

The Government notes the decision of the High Court of Australia in Alexander v Minister for Home Affairs [2022].

Mabo Day

03 June 2022

Today we celebrate three decades of the landmark High Court decision Mabo v Qld (No 2)
and honour the legacy of the man behind that ruling, Eddie Koiki Mabo.

Sir Francis Gerard Brennan

02 June 2022

I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of the former Chief Justice of the High
Court of Australia, The Hon Sir Francis Gerard Brennan AC KBE GBS QC.

Appointment as Attorney-General of Australia

01 June 2022

I would like to thank my Labor colleagues, and Prime Minister Albanese for the trust they have shown in appointing me Attorney-General of Australia.

Labor Will Legislate A National Anti-Corruption Commission This Year

16 April 2022

Labor will legislate a National Anti-Corruption Commission by the end of 2022. 

Anti-Trolling Bill Yet Another Morrison Broken Promise

01 April 2022

The Morrison Government has cruelly let down Australians harmed by online abuse by failing to even try to pass its long promised Social Media (Anti-Trolling) Bill.

David Irvine AO

31 March 2022

Labor is deeply saddened at the death of former ASIO and ASIS chief David Irvine.

Budget Confirms Morrison Will Never Establish An Anti-Corruption Commission

30 March 2022

The 2022 Budget has confirmed the Morrison Government has no intention of ever establishing its long-promised national anti-corruption commission.