Faculty of Business and Law

Legal Resources

Penalties and punishment

Civil | Criminal (Capital Punishment)


See also Civil Procedure

Business Regulation and Australia's Future
Book at the Australian Institute of Criminology - edited by Peter Grabosky and John Braithwaite 1993

Civil and Administrative Penalties in Australian Federal Regulation
ALRC Discussion Paper 65, April 2002.  View online or download in PDF or RTF formats.  Comprehensive report of 626 pages.

Principled Regulation: Federal Civil & Administrative Penalties in Australia
Report 95 of the ALRC released December 2002 - 1043 pages.


See also criminal law

Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (Australia)
About the DPP, making contact, annual report, review of the DPP, Director’s speeches, links, statutory functions, prosecution policy, FOI and a file list.

Crime Research Centre
Includes information about the Centre, media releases, staff information, publications information, Crime statistics (to 1996), 1998 study program information and links to other sites of interest

The Errors of Retribution [2000] MULR 5
Article by Mirko Bagaric and Kumar Amarasekara

Capital punishment

Capital Defence Network
This site provides support for capital defense lawyers.

Federal Death Penalty Cases
Recommendations Concerning the Cost and Quality of Defense Representation, prepared by the Subcommittee on Federal Death Penalty Cases Committee on Defender Services, May 1998.

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (USA) - Death Penalty Defense
Resources for lawyers opposing the death penalty - includes critical information, death penalty updates, links and more, including a members only section.

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