Dyson Heydon may be facing allegations of sexual harassment, but this isn’t the first time he’s made headlines for controversial reasons.
As it stands, federal judges operate without independent oversight, or a means to raise a complaint against them. This needs to change.
George Pell was found guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. So, how did the High Court absolve him of his crimes?
George Pell has been freed from prison, unanimously cleared by the High Court, thereby allowing the possibility of an appeal.
As someone who has faced their own Section 44 challenge, I believe we should consider it a permanent part of our political landscape – for good or ill.