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New article published in Criminal Law Journal on the crime of 'drug supply causing death'. The offence was rushed through NSW Parliament in late 2018 with inadequate consultation. The crime was introduced in response to recent drug-related deaths at music festivals (a thread)
The offence was introduced in response to a so-callled 'expert report'. The 'experts' were not criminal law academics, lawyers or drug policy experts. They were heads of government agencies. It's now in section 25C of the Crimes Act 1900 (NSW) legislation.nsw.gov.au/#/view/act/190…
If someone is found liable for drug supply causing death in NSW, they may now receive up to 20 years imprisonment. The elements of the offence that the Prosecution must prove beyond a reasonable doubt are listed here:
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One of the first acts of the Berejiklian Government. Abolish the Environment Department. NSW now the only state in Australia without one. Office of Environment now rolled into planning and industry. #nswpol
Urgent issues to be addressed: climate change, 1,001 species are now listed as threatened with extinction in NSW, including the iconic koala predicted to become extinct in the wild by 2050;
Mismanagement of the state’s scarce water resources,
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The Camdenville Public School P&C election cake stall does it again! Today’s choices include a Gladys Berry-lick-your-chin half demolished stadium pavlova #NSWElection2019
Or the Michael Dately & almond balls #NSWElection2019
We also have the local favourite Jenny Le-scone. Always a treat, reliable and appeals to all ages round here, even the ones who can’t vote yet #NSWElection2019
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Dear friends in the @Greens please read this tweet thread before proposing emissions trading again. @greencate @justinrfield @jennyleong
Also might be time to look forward not backwards. For example what might an Australian version of a #GreenNewDeal look like? That might actually get your base excited
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