Events

Past Event

Raising the age of criminal responsibility

22 October 2020, 4:00PM-5:00PM

In all Australian jurisdictions, the age of criminal responsibility is 10 years. It is one of the lowest ages of criminal responsibility in the world.  Last year there were 600 children aged 10-13 in detention in Australia, with 60% being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander children.

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Responding to family violence by adolescents – Western Australia

8 October 2020, 8:00PM-9:00PM

Use of family violence by adolescents is an increasingly acknowledged social policy problem. Yet jurisdictions around Australia adopt different approaches to this challenge – resulting in divergent legal responses and associated support for those experiencing it.

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Past Event

Online taster Placement: Restorative Justice

14 September 2020, 3:00PM-4:30PM

Presented by Centre for Innovative Justice together with Open Circle and the Neighbourhood Justice Centre

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Responding to family violence by adolescents: finding the best way forward

11 September 2020, 1:00PM-2:00PM

Use of family violence by adolescents is an increasingly acknowledged social policy problem. Yet jurisdictions around Australia adopt different approaches to this challenge – resulting in divergent legal responses and associated support for those experiencing it.

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Past Event

How did you get here? with Jennifer Lim

30 July 2020, 3:30PM-4:30PM

This is a webinar series run by the Centre for Innovative Justice for RMIT students.

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Past Event

Intersections of gambling and offending: What can integrated financial counselling and legal practice achieve?

26 June 2020, 1:00PM-2:00PM

The intersection of gambling and offending: what integrated financial counselling and legal practice can achieve

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How did you get here? with Leah Deery

3 June 2020, 3:30PM-4:30PM

This is a webinar series run by the Centre for Innovative Justice for RMIT students.

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How did you get here? – with Riley Ellard

28 May 2020, 3:30PM-4:30PM

This is a webinar series run by the Centre for Innovative Justice for RMIT students.

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Past Event

Launching SupportingJustice.net

26 May 2020, 10:00AM-11:30AM

Join us for the launch our online resource SupportingJustice.net and for a panel discussion on disability in the criminal justice system.

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Restorative justice – what is it & how can it improve the justice system

22 May 2020, 1:00PM-2:00PM

In this webinar, the CIJ team will discuss what restorative justice is & the positive results it can provide for victims & offenders

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Acquired brain injuries and the criminal justice system – Law Week 2020

19 May 2020, 12:00PM-1:00PM

You're invited to join the CIJ's Michael Haralambous and Victorian Disability Award winner Dorothy Armstrong for a discussion about the persistent challenges for people with ABI in the criminal justice system.

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How did you get here? – with Jarrod Hughes

14 May 2020, 3:30PM-4:30PM

This is a webinar series run by the Centre for Innovative Justice for RMIT students.

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Past Event

How did you get here? – with Michael Haralambous

7 May 2020, 3:30PM-4:30PM

This is a webinar series run by the Centre for Innovative Justice for RMIT students.

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Past Event

SupportingJustice.net Launch

17 March 2020, 5:30PM-6:30PM

Supportingjustice.net provides practical resources for legal and court professionals and for people with disability. It helps connect people with disability in the criminal justice system with support, and creates the opportunity for fairer outcomes.

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Past Event

Legal responses to adolescent violence in the home: where to from here?

3 March 2020, 9:00AM-10:00AM

Four years on from the release of the RCFV’s vital recommendations, are we still responding to adolescent violence in the home with the same blunt instruments? How does a family violence response which is so often a ‘one size fits all’ approach address the complexity of this issue?

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Past Event

Report Launch: The CIJ’s Restorative Justice Conferencing Pilot Program

24 October 2019, 9:30AM-11:00AM

The Centre for Innovative Justice will launch a report on its Restorative Justice Conferencing Pilot Program.

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Past Event

Criminal record discrimination workshop

12 September 2019, 10:00AM-3:00PM

A workshop for employers looking to hire Indigenous staff.

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Past Event

Criminal record discrimination workshop

11 September 2019, 9:00AM-3:00PM

A workshop for indigenous community members to hear about their rights and responsibilities of having a criminal record while job seeking.

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Criminal Records, Employment Discrimination & Aboriginal Communities

22 August 2019, 5:30PM-7:00PM

The RMIT Law Seminar Series presents a twilight seminar on Criminal Records, Employment Discrimination and Aboriginal Communities.

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Launch of OPP Victims report

13 May 2019, 9:30AM-10:30AM

To launch our report for Victoria's Office of Public Prosecutions

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Julia Gillard on Passion, Politics and Power

23 August 2018, 12:00PM-1:30PM

After launching RMIT’s Centre for Innovative Justice in 2013, Ms Gillard is returning to celebrate its fifth anniversary.

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Challenging misconceptions about sexual offending

14 September 2017, 5:30PM-7:30PM

Creating an evidence-based resource for police and legal practitioners

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JD 10th Anniversary Celebration

20 July 2017, 6:30PM-9:30PM

The RMIT Graduate School of Business and Law celebrates the 10th Year of the Juris Doctor Program!

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Launch of the Australian Human Rights Commission Student Report

12 May 2017, 10:00AM-12:00PM

A Federal Charter of Human Rights: Would it make any difference?

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