NSW limits challenges to speed cameras

The NSW Court of Appeal recently considered a case dealing with a challenge to a speed camera prosecution in the Burwood Local Court, Roads and Maritime Services v Addario [2012] NSWCA 412. The NSW equivalent to VicRoads used to be called the RTA (Roads and Traffic Authority). Turns out it recently changed name.The judgment doesn't …

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Anti-corruption bodies set to start 1 Jan 2013?

I mentioned back in October that Brendan Murphy QC was appointed as the newly-created public interest monitor.Last week the Victorian government appointed the head of its new IBAC, Stephen O'Bryan SC, and the Victorian Inspector, Robin Brett QC, who will oversee the IBAC.One recent opinion article in The Age cast doubt on the likely effectiveness …

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