Those Who Do Not Learn from History are Doomed to Make Bad Bail Law

Let’s take a moment to review the history of bail law in NSW, so that we can appreciate in full the stupidity of the most recent reforms. In 1978 Attorney-General Frank Walker’s reformed bail law entered into force, doing away with the discriminatory system of “cash bail” and introducing a general presumption in favour of Read more about Those Who Do Not Learn from History are Doomed to Make Bad Bail Law[…]