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Independent, Vigilant, Informed

Liberty Victoria traces its roots to 1936. For more than eighty years we have advocated for civil liberties and human rights. These are spelled out in the United Nations’ international human rights treaties, agreed to by Australia. We speak out when such rights and freedoms are threatened by governments or other organisations... » Read More

Criminal Justice

Sydney Criminal Lawyers spoke with Liberty Victoria spokesperson Michael Stanton about the issues an expansion of police powers can result in, the...
Published: April 22, 2020 |
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Published: April 21, 2020
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Government, Regulation and Equality

A bungled police raid on a gay bookshop one year ago left an innocent man with severe injuries and sent shockwaves through Victoria’s LGBTQ community...
Published: May 8, 2020 |
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Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Rick Morton discusses the case of Payam Saadat.  The federal government is holding up a bid to compensate more than 60 people who allegedly suffered...
Published: February 19, 2020 |
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Published: February 19, 2020
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Privacy and Private Life

Liberty Victoria's Gemma Cafarella said the leak damaged the public's trust in Victoria Police and further eroded the relationship between police and...
Published: May 4, 2020 |
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