CAAMA News 9-12-2020

10th Dec 2020

With the future of the cashless debit card to be decided in the Senate this week, Tasmanian Independent Senator Jacqui Lambie says she will not be backing the CDC bill.... and wants the scheme gone within six months.

The President of the Criminal Law Association N.T. has called for immediate changes to the bail act or an urgent review of the process of arresting and charging people where limited evidence for a conviction is provided.

Prominent criminal lawyer Marty Aust made the call following the imprisonment of an Aboriginal man who spent 100 days in jail before after being wrongly charged.