Healesville legal centre annual meeting hears from Rosie Batty

Healesville legal centre annual meeting hears from Rosie Batty
Ms Batty, speaking in Ringwood East, said stripping money from community legal services left victims of domestic violence even more isolated. β€œThe fact that they've cut back on the funding just means that people are even more vulnerable,” she said.
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The Experience of Dignity: Community Courts and the Future of the Criminal
Calabrese weighs the details of her drug-possession case for a few minutes and offers her a choice: a year in jail or six months in drug treatment, with charges dismissed if she's successful. Through her legal-aid lawyer, Hughes warily agrees to option …
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