A bumper set of submissions to the Inquiry into Victoria’s Criminal Justice System

  • Author : Greens List - 03-11-2021

Felicity Gerry QC has led three submissions to the Inquiry into Victoria’s Criminal Justice System by the Legal and Social Issues Committee in the Parliament of Victoria. In each submission she led a team of experts. Each submission deals with different but interlinked topics:

 

  1. Submission number 75: Introducing a Modern Slavery Defence: A Victim-Centred Approach.
  2. Submission number 86: A Health, Law and Education Approach to Criminal Justice.
  3. Submission number 145: Bail for the benefit of Society: A ‘Least Restrictive Means’ Approach.

In all three submissions, Felicity and her teams drew on international law, guidance and research to provide a foundation for better approaches to issues in criminal justice including modern slavery, child rights, vulnerability in justice systems and reform of laws, including bail laws.

 

All three submissions can be read here https://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/lsic-lc/inquiries/article/4532

About the Author

Greens List

Recent Posts

Announcement of Senior Counsel For Victoria 2021

Greens List Date: 10-11-2021

A bumper set of submissions to the Inquiry into Victoria’s Criminal Justice System

Greens List Date: 03-11-2021

Doyle's Guide - Leading Tax Counsel – Victoria, 2021

Greens List Date: 28-10-2021

Felicity Gerry QC leads in Myanmar Investment Legal Memo to the Singapore Stock Exchange

Greens List Date: 26-10-2021

Greens List Readers sign the Bar Roll - October 2021

Greens List Date: 20-10-2021

A “Big Unsafe Verdict Win” for Felicity Gerry QC

Greens List Date: 15-10-2021