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Liberty Victoria welcomes new President
Press Release - November 24, 2014
Barrister George Georgiou SC is the new President of Liberty Victoria. Elected at the recent annual... Read more
More jail means more violence Liberty Victoria warns
Press Release - November 23, 2014
The social and economic costs of hardline anti-crime policies are simply too great, the President... Read more
Police gun, baton use rises as officers face more drug-fuelled violence
Liberty Victoria in the News - November 17, 2014
Don’t rush through unnecessary counter-terror laws that erode democratic rights and freedoms
Press Release - October 20, 2014
Joint statement on the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fighters) Bill 2014 15... Read more
Foreign fighter laws cut freedom of movement and undermine presumption of innocence, says Liberty Victoria
Press Release - October 7, 2014
Liberty Victoria has joined civil liberties organisations throughout Australia in criticising... Read more
Inquiry into and report on Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fighters) Bill 2014
Submission - October 2, 2014 -
Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fighters) Bill
Press Release - September 24, 2014
Committee review period too hasty on 'Foreign Fighters' Bill Liberty Victoria shares NSW Council... Read more
Sentencing Amendment (Coward's Punch Manslaughter and Other Matters) Bill 2014
Submission - September 15, 2014 -
Liberty Victoria is strongly opposed to the Sentencing Amendment (Coward's Punch Manslaughter and... Read more

Events

Liberty Victoria Annual General Meeting 2014
Date: 18 November 2014
Time: 5.30 pm - 6.30 pm
Venue: At the offices of Colin Biggers & Paisley, Level 23, 181 William St Melbourne
Description: With speaker Robert Stary of Robert Stary Lawyers All Liberty Victoria members welcome. Admission free. Refreshments will be provided. RSVP by Wednesday 12 November to Gillian Garner, Liberty Victoria Executive Officerinfo@libertyvictoria.org.au 03... View event
So you think you can trivia?
Date: Friday 7 November 2014
Time: 7 pm
Venue: The Great Northern Hotel, 644 Rathdowne St Carlton North
Description: #YLLR TRIVIA Join YLLR for trivia, drinks and LOLs at the Great Northern Hotel to raise funds for Young Liberty for Law Reform projects. Tickets at http://trybooking.com/GBAC Entry: $20 per person in teams of 6-10 people. Friday 7 November 2014 at 7... View event
The Alan Missen Oration - Michael Kirby
Date: Friday 22 August 2014
Venue: Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne
Description: Liberty Victoria, with the support of the Alan Missen Foundation, was the proud sponsor of the Alan Missen Oration at the Melbourne Writers Festival on Friday 22 August at the Deakin Edge, Federation Square   Why Australians should be concerned... View event
Voltaire Award Dinner 2014
Date: Saturday 9 August 2014
Venue: San Remo Ballroom 365 Nicholson St Carlton North
Description: Liberty Victoria was proud to present the 2014 Voltaire Award Dinner. Award Recipient: Yu Lipski Music: Valanga Khoza Master of Ceremonies: Toby Halligan What a wonderful evening! And what a deserving recipient! On Saturday 9 August we celebrated... View event

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