By Right Now Radio

This program is the last on the monthly theme on prisoner’s rights for Right Now Radio. Sam Tovey, lawyer, joins us to talk about double jeopardy – the Victorian bill, the High Court decision in Bui and the infamous case of Gabe Watson.

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Review – Renewal: Five Paths to a Fairer Australia

By Georgia Cerni

Sophie Cousins’ book Renewal: Five Paths to a Fairer Australia is, in many respects, a proposal. For Cousins, the COVID-19 pandemic has provided Australians with an opportunity to reconsider the ways our society currently functions. Cousins aptly makes her case – while in some ways the pandemic reinforced burgeoning inequalities, it also presented us the chance to apply collectivist values to solve systemic problems.