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.
**Please note this event has now passed. You can watch a recording of the webinar here.
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.
We hope that you can join the Minister for Disability, Luke Donnellan and CIJ Director and former Attorney General Rob Hulls to launch this important new resource. The event will include a panel discussion on the current issues for people with disability in the criminal justice system.
The panel will include:
- Magistrate Pauline Spencer, Coordinating Magistrate Court Support Services
- Dorothy Armstrong, Self-Advocate and Victorian Disability Award winner
- Stan Winford, Associate Director of the Centre for Innovative Justice
- Emily Piggott, Advocacy Coordinator at VALID
Legal practitioners can claim 1 CPD point for professional skills by attending this free event.
Please get in touch with Michael Haralambous if you would like to discuss access on firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 9925 8297.