The program examines civil law and its purpose in society while looking also at the two major branches of civil law, Law of Torts and Law of Contract. This brilliant program will clarify an important distinction in the legal area.
Duration: 27mins Year: 2007.
This engaging and informative program discusses the differences between criminal and civil procedures, focussing on the role of the Magistrates Court in dealing with summary and indictable offences, and the trial procedure in the County Court.
Duration: 26mins. Year: 2007.
Issues include harsher sentencing and longer jail terms, overcrowding in prisons, tough-on-crime policies, public perceptions of crime and safety, indigenous over-representation, intervention programs and prison reforms.