Obiter: The Accused, The Rule of Law and Justice Lionel Murphy in Dissent

It was the 1970s. I was a law student at Adelaide University Law School and High Court Justice Lionel Murphy was ahead of his time. His passionate dissent in McInnis v R (1979), a High Court case about the right to a fair trial in Australia, remains imprinted in my mind.  Justice Murphy upheld Mr.… Read More Obiter: The Accused, The Rule of Law and Justice Lionel Murphy in Dissent