Why the system fails people with disability and mental illness
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.