Law Week Community Education Events

Each year in May, the Council holds a major community education event as part of Law Week. The Council releases the proceedings of its Law Week events where practicable.

Youth Crime, Youth Justice: Forum 2017
In Youth Crime, Youth Justice, a distinguished panel takes the audience through the story of ‘Michael’, a hypothetical case of a young offender.

Courts, Media, and Public Opinion: Forum 2016
In Courts, Media, and Public Opinion: Who’s Leading Who? a panel of experts discussed the dynamics at play between Victoria’s courts, the media, and the community.

Why Prison? Why Not? Forum 2014
To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Council held a public forum that considered imprisonment and its alternatives in the context of different approaches to criminal justice.