Lawyer Chris Murphy has taken a stand on day five of the inquest into the Lindt cafe siege.
A Melbourne man who used Twitter to threaten police and support terrorism has escaped jail time.
Labor has been accused of trying to politicise a national tragedy over a letter to the government from Sydney siege gunman Man Monis.
Liberal MP Warren Entsch has revealed several Labor MPs have agreed to co-sponsor a cross party bill on same-sex marriage that would be brought on after the budget has passed.
A Melbourne judge has ensured that the man who murdered Jill Meagher will never be free to hurt a woman again.
More chilling details have emerged about act of child sex abuse by Australia's worst paedophile priest, Gerald Ridsdale.
South Australia's first commercial camel dairy could be just months away. Jessica Adamson reports.
FIRST ON 7: Seven News has obtained pictures of Immigration officers detaining illegal workers in nationwide raids on businesses and homes. Tim Lester reports.
A kangaroo that has been stalking a Brisbane suburb could be the answer to a baffling question - why are more being spotted in built-up areas?
Fishermen are known for their tall tales but here's one that didn't get away.