The day's burning issues as seen through the eyes of the Herald's editorial cartoonist.
Fergus Hunter Australia's peak legal body has criticised the government's proposed citizenship crackdown, arguing some elements of the package are unnecessary, threaten the nation's social cohesion and hand the immigration minister a concerning amount of power.
Stephanie Gardiner When police pulled her car over they found 0.1 grams of methylamphetamine in a plastic bag in her handbag.
Eryk Bagshaw Gillian Triggs has unloaded on the Turnbull government, accusing it of abusing executive power and manipulating the truth.
Noel Towell Sacking could have serious consequences for CSIRO research effort, says Labor
Nino Bucci, Matt Maloney A final appeal against the murder conviction of Sue Neill-Fraser will go ahead in October.
Ava Benny-Morrison For nine years, Michael Atkins harboured a shameful and dark secret.
James Robertson NSW Labor's Luke Foley has proposed axeing the Queen's Birthday holiday in June and replacing it with a day commemorating Indigenous culture and loss as an alternative to moving Australia Day, which critics say is synonymous with white invasion.
James Massola Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has painted a doomsday scenario of Australia under a Bill Shorten government.
Michael Koziol, Legal affairs correspondent The Australian Electoral Commission said 54,545 new voters had joined the roll as of Tuesday night.