Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Pressure mounting on NSW Police and the NSW Government as experts call out laws which erode civil rights
Alec Brodie, CCLJ Intern
Experts have warned that Australians’ civil rights are being incrementally eroded following a string of legislative changes and (mis)use of police powers. Drawing upon the recent momentum of the Rethinking Strip Search Report, this article traverses interrelated examples of legislation and police practices that are infringing upon a cornerstone of Australia’s democracy — civil rights.
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