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Criminal Investigation Powers Bill Exposure Draft
Submission - December 15, 2014 -
Liberty Victoria Statement following the passing of the Migration and Maritime Powers Legislation Amendment (Resolving the Asylum Legacy Caseload) Bill 2014
Press Release - December 10, 2014
Last week, Australia’s Parliament passed legislation intended to sideline international law,... Read more
Independent police complaints authority sought after prisoner’s 'distressing' death
Press Release - December 9, 2014
  An independent body should oversee complaints against police, Liberty Victoria said today. This... Read more
Children, Youth and Families Amendment Bill Exposure Draft
Submission - December 8, 2014 -
  Overview 1.    None of the reforms proposed by the Children, Youth and Families (Disclosure of... Read more
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
Inquiry - Freedom of Information Amendment (Administrative Arrangements) Bill 2014
Submission - November 5, 2014 -
  For the following reasons, Liberty Victoria is opposed to this Bill:  1.    The Bill seeks to... 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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