Eleos Justice Conversation Series
Join us for the first instalment of the Eleos Justice Conversation Series, delivered by Monash Law and Capital Punishment Justice Project.
Monash Law News - November 2020
As a challenging year draws to a close, it’s with a sense of optimism and determination that we look ahead to 2021.
Japan-Australia pact highlights need to move away creatively from death penalty
Australia and Japan have reached in principle agreement on a landmark defence treaty: allowing their respective defence forces to operate in each other's territories. But what stopped this agreement happening sooner?
Monash Law student recognised for contribution to Victorian community
Pratik Ambani was selected from 180,000 international students for his involvement in various volunteering activities and academic achievements.
Judge-only trials return not guilty verdict on major charges, analysis shows
All accused people to have faced judge-only trials in Victorian courts have been found not guilty on their major charge.
High Court to decide Akon Guode infanticide, murder sentence anomaly
Listen to this podcast on the ABC's website here.
Eleos Justice Launch
On 8 October 2020 we launched our new initiative on the death penalty - watch it here.
Juries: why do we actually need them and can they get it 'wrong'?
There's been some debate over the recent conviction of George Pell, whose first trial ended with a hung jury, and the second a unanimous guilty verdict.