Snowtown serial killer Robert Joe Wagner complains about the media getting access to a handwritten parole period application letter and restrictions on his mail and visitors, during a hearing in South Australia's Supreme Court.
A man convicted of 10 murders says having a non-parole period set would help his "mental wellbeing" and allow him time to spend with his son.
George Pell's reaction to receiving his sentence wasn't visible outside the courtroom, but for those of us inside, we saw a changed man, writes Louise Milligan.
One of the country's most notorious serial killers, Robert Wagner, is seeking to have a non-parole period set which could pave the way for his eventual release from prison.
Violent rioting at a Northern Territory youth detention centre that eventually saw detainees tear-gassed could have been avoided, the National Children's Commissioner believes.
A man who set fire to a bank in suburban Melbourne — sending 39 people fleeing for their lives and seriously injuring four — is sentenced to 11 years' jail, as a judge describes the crime as "callous and bizarre".
There are more women in Australian prisons than ever before and one of the biggest risk factors for reoffending is unemployment. Advocates say there's a lot to gain for businesses who hire women out of prison.
A new wing inside Goulburn's Supermax prison will give some prisoners slightly more chance to socialise, in the hope they may be rehabilitated.
Business owners next to the proposed site of a new youth detention centre at Pinelands say the NT Government has disregarded their concerns, skipping through a consultation process and not listening to potential impacts to their businesses.
Thailand's ambassador to Australia says Hakeem AlAraibi's supporters need to be patient, but sportspeople across the country are rejecting this, instead asking Scott Morrison to directly engage with the Thai Prime Minister.