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Former Ministers spruiking for CSG - time to close the lobbyist revolving door

25 May 2015

Australian Greens spokesperson for democracy Senator Lee Rhiannon today called for a strengthening of the lobbyist code of conduct following revelations the coal seam gas industry has hired numerous former senior politicians.

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Greens call on Australian unis to reject Pyne’s “cash for Lomborg” scheme

21 May 2015

Australian Greens spokesperson for higher education Senator Lee Rhiannon has called on all Australian universities to follow the example set by the University of Western Australia and reject Christopher Pyne’s desperate bid to find a host for his mate Bjorn Lomborg.

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Cattle killed with sledgehammers – strengthens case to end live exports

20 May 2015

Greens animal welfare spokesperson Senator Lee Rhiannon today said the report that Australian cattle exported to some South East Asian countries are killed with sledgehammers is further evidence that the live export trade must end.

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Sniff Off Party

30 May 2015 | 7:00 pm

Drug sniffer dogs do not work. In fact they are wrong 64-72% of the time. When they do find drugs, it is normally a small amount for personal use - only 2% of searches result in a supply conviction.

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Australian Animal Studies Group Conference

12 Jul 2015 | 9:00 am

The 2015 Australian Animal Studies Group Conference will be convened by the Australian Centre and the Human Rights and Animal Ethics Research Network.