Quick Reference Guide for Criminal Lawyers in Victoria during the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Author : Felicity Gerry QC - 22-04-2020

List member Felicity Gerry QC has co authored the Lexis Nexis Quick Reference Guide for Criminal Lawyers in Victoria during the COVID-19 Pandemic. 

Introduction:

This COVID-19 quick reference guide (QRG) for criminal lawyers in Victoria during the COVID-19 pandemic takes into account some of the fast-moving developments that have occurred in March andApril 2020.

It is designed as a starting point for criminal lawyers in Victoria seeking further information about the scope and nature of federal and state government powers during

times of public emergency and potential disorder. This QRG does not contain all the criminal law on public health or public order but provides a survey of some of the primary legislative.

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Felicity Gerry QC

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