By Isaiah Mercado
By Sarah Shin
In Tootle the NSWCCA considered whether inviting a jury to ask questions of witnesses amounted to a miscarriage of justice.
By Vanessa Chan
The Pilot is a scheme designed to reduce the stress and duration of court proceedings for vulnerable child witnesses in child sexual assault cases. Continue reading “Explainer: Child Sexual Offences Evidence Pilot”
In a 4:3 decision, the High Court handed down judgement today in Hughes v R. In doing so it resolved a divergence between the VSCA and the NSWCCA regarding how to determine whether tendency evidence has significant probative value.