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Virtual child sexual abuse material can be used to disguise real abuse
Pro-speeding content higher in speeders
USC’s Road Safety Research Collaboration Unit has confirmed the link between social media, mass media and an influence on risk-taking behaviour in new research showing exposure to content promoting speeding on social media and mass media was higher in speeders compared to non-speeders.
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Speculative fiction reveals deep truths of legal system
Movie audiences are often exposed to the deeper aspects of the modern legal system as they enjoy fantastic tales about superheroes and arch-villains says Senior Lecturer in Law, Dr Timothy Peters.
UniSC graduate elected to lead law association
UniSC graduate Jessica Popple has been appointed president of the Sunshine Coast Law Association (SCLA), the first member of UniSC’s Law alumni to lead the association.
Award for research mitigating risks from extreme heat
Doctoral student and town planner, Ryan McNeilly Smith has received a Planning Institute of Australia Award for Excellence for research investigating how urban design can mitigate health risks from extreme heat.