Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia Limited

Law Matters Program 73, 25th February, 2015

Guests: Wayne Martin (WA Chief Justice) and Marc Newhouse (Deaths in Custody Watch Committee WA)

WA Chief Justice Wayne Martin talks about Indigenous incarceration rates and his views on strategies for reform;

Marc Newhouse– Deaths in Custody Watch Committee discusses the rally taking place at Perth’s Parliament House on Wednesday 25th February at 12.30 pm which will see family members of a young woman who died in custody in South Hedland in August lastyear, hand over a formal petition for tabling in Parliament to implement a range of measures which could prevent further deaths in custody in police custody.

More information at: www.deathsincustody.org.au

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