Viewing entries posted in October 2016

How to Cross-Examine Forensic Scientists: A Guide for Lawyers

Posted by Barbara Etter APM on 28 October 2016 | 0 Comments

Here is an excellent article for lawyers by Professor Gary Redmond of UNSW and others on how to cross-examine forensic scientists: http://netk.net.au/Forensic/UNSW1.pdf

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Launch of Tasmanian Coronial Practice Handbook on 27 October 2016

Posted by Barbara Etter APM on 28 October 2016 | 0 Comments

Last night, in my capacity as a member of the Tasmanian Law Society's Criminal Law Committee, I attended the launch of the inaugural Tasmanian Coronial Practice Handbook at the Law Society. The publication was funded by a $40,000 grant from the Law Foundation of Tasmania.

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Miscarriages of Justice in China

Posted by Barbara Etter APM on 23 October 2016 | 0 Comments

A very interesting article about capital punishment and miscarriages of justice in China. See https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/oct/22/we-might-abolish-the-death-penalty-in-20-years-he-jiahong-on-justice-in-china?CMP=share_btn_link

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