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Disabling Justice: Why the system fails people with disability and mental illness

March 1 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Join us for a forum to discuss the barriers in the criminal justice system for Victorians with a disability or mental illness.

The panel, moderated by Public Advocate Colleen Pearce, will feature:

  • Director, Centre for Innovative Justice, RMIT University, Mr. Rob Hulls, on therapeutic justice
  • Ombudsman Victoria, Ms Deborah Glass OBE, on her recent report, Investigation into the imprisonment of a woman found unfit to stand trial
  • Disability rights campaigner, Mr Justen Thomas, speaking on his experience and learnings as a person with a disability in the criminal justice system.

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Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/disabling-justice-why-the-system-fails-people-with-disability-and-mental-illness-tickets-55182321810

Organiser

Office of the Public Advocate & FSSI

Venue

FSSI, Building 98
Level 2 102-104 Victoria Street
Carlton, Victoria 3053 Australia
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