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Community Legal Education

In addition to providing legal advice and litigation in public interest environmental matters, EDOWA also conducts community legal education workshops and presentations.

Our most recent presentations were held on 12 August, when EDOWA conducted a presentation overviewing Environmental Law in WA.

WA Supreme Court refuses to stop Government’s Shark Cull (PDF) March 2014

EDOWA is disappointed by Justice Edelman’s 5 March 2014 decision, rejecting our effort, on behalf of Sea Shepherd Australia Ltd and Sharon Burden, to stop the State from placing baited drum lines off Metropolitan and South West beaches to catch sharks that are supposed to be protected under State and Commonwealth laws. In his decision,… Read more »

EDOWA takes action to halt shark cull

EDO WA has today lodged an application for judicial review in the Supreme Court on behalf of Sea Shepherd and Sharon Burden seeking to stop the State government from implementing its Shark Drum Line Program.