Law Oration

Our annual Law Oration explores important legal issues that affect our lives and shape our community.

Law Oration 2018 - Are Courts Soft on Crime? Lessons from the Victorian Jury Sentencing Study

The Law Oration is a free public event that gives you the chance to hear the views of some of the most interesting public figures in the law, and to take part in law and justice debates in Victoria.

Proudly presented by Victoria Law Foundation, the Law Oration attracts Australian and international speakers.

Law Oration 2018 – Are Courts Soft on Crime? Lessons from the Victorian Jury Sentencing Study

Presented by Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC, Governor of Tasmania.

The Law Oration 2018 explored the results of the Victorian Jury Sentencing Study, led by Her Excellency, and their implications for the criminal justice system. Held in the historic surrounds of the Banco Court, this was a unique opportunity to hear from one of the most renowned minds in sentencing reform in Australia.

Pictured: The Honourable Hartley Hansen QC, Chair of the VLF, Her Excellency the Honourable Kate Warner AC, Governor of Tasmania, VLF Executive Director Lynne Haultain and Chief Justice Anne Ferguson of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

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This page was last updated on September 05, 2018