Australian Criminal Legal Scholarship – Past, Present and Future

Online event: Australian Criminal Legal Scholarship – Past, Present and Future Thursday 29 July 2021, 12.30pm-2.00pm   About the event Join us for a panel discussion between four scholars on criminal law scholarship, including the background, work and influence of pioneering scholars in Australia’s recent legal history. From the early philosophical and psychological work of …

Beyond Punishment Seminar Series: The Role of Victims in the Criminal Justice System: Participants or Observers?

Beyond Punishment Seminar Series: The Role of Victims in the Criminal Justice System: Participants or Observers? Due to the extended lockdown in Sydney , this event will now be held online only.  Traditionally, criminal processes have been seen as matters involving exclusively the state and the accused person. However, there is an emerging movement towards …

A Reasonable Balance: The NSW and Queensland Law Reform Commissions’ Reports about Consent and Culpability in Sex Cases involving Adults

2021 Criminal Law CPD Series: A Reasonable Balance: The NSW and Queensland Law Reform Commissions’ Reports about Consent and Culpability in Sex Cases involving Adults SUBSTANTIVE LAW CPD Points: 1.5 In response to public concern about the operation of the law relating to offences such as rape and sexual assault, the New South Wales and …