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Justice Legislation Miscellaneous Amendments Bill 2019 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Rosalie Woodruff delivers a Second Reading speech for the Justice Legislation Miscellaneous Amendments Bill 2019, which relates to police and judicial powers and procedures.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 31 Oct 2019

Sentencing Amendment (Assaults On Off-Duty Police) Bill 2018 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - We have a long-held position based on the evidence of effectiveness, the views of the legal profession and the long-held views of Westminster parliaments that it is not appropriate to set legislation in parliament about mandatory...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 1 May 2019

Archer Must Provide Concrete Answer Over Informant Question

Media Release - Attorney-General Elise Archer needs to reassure Tasmanians who are deeply concerned by the devastating breach on the integrity of the justice system, caused by Victorian Police’s actions over the last decade.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 21 Feb 2019

Liberals' Justice Incompetence

Media Release - Two explosive reports released this week expose a justice system that Attorney General, Vanessa Goodwin, has starved of funds, to breaking point.  It's victims of crime and community safety that are paying the price.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 10 Mar 2017

Liberals' Drug Treatment Under-Funding Written into Law

Media Release - The Sentencing Amendment Bill debated in Parliament expands the power to make Drug Treatment Orders to the Supreme Court. Given the dramatic rise in ice use and its associated problems, it's a welcome tool.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 20 Sep 2016

Access to Justice is a Fundamental Right that Cannot be Bought or Sold

Parliamentary Activity - For a just and fair society to function, every member of our community must be treated equally before the law, free from the influence of money, status or power.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 17 Nov 2015

Liberals Must Stop Playing Politics with Justice

Media Release - Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens Justice spokespersonThe Liberals' attempt to introduce a user-pays levy on Tasmanian courts was so unjust it has even been rejected by the conservative Legislative Council.The Cost of Criminal Convictions Bill...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 12 Nov 2015

Government Should Heed Justice Estcourt's Advice

Media Release - Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens Justice spokespersonThe government would do well to heed the advice of Justice Stephen Estcourt QC on court 'user-pays' polices “that treat justice as a service that can be bought”.Justice is not a service that...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 Nov 2015