What about justice? Most Australians regard their country as fair & just when it comes to facing criminal charges. People assume that … Read More ~ is justice a public obligation? ~
… although a society is a cooperative venture for mutual advantage, it is typically marked by a conflict as well as an identity of interests. There is an identity of interests since social cooperation makes possible a better life for all than any would have if each were to try to live solely by his… Read More The Circumstances of Justice
When you work in the adversary system of law, specifically criminal defence, you are working to protect a person’s liberty.
Liberty is big. Real big. It is the big goal, the over-arching principle at issue.… Read More ~ history is the story of liberty ~
A depiction of Jean La Fontaine’s fable, ‘The Wolf and the Lamb‘ by French artist Cassou. The wolf is a judge representing the criminal justice system. The lamb is thrust into the criminal justice system as the defendant. The lamb is honest and tells the truth yet has to justify itself and its actions… Read More Lawya Art: Summary Trial – Power of the Stronger over the Weaker