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Roadshow Films Pty Ltd v iiNet Ltd (2011) 248 CLR 37

United States Tobacco v Minister for Consumer Affairs (1988) 20 FCR 520

Whitehorn v The Queen (1983) 152 CLR 657

Other Australian jurisdictions

B v Gould (1993) 67 A Crim R 297

Carter v Hayes (1994) 61 SASR 451

Campbell v Richardson [2008] NSWSC 122 (22 February 2008)

ER v Kahn [2015] NSWCCA 230

Goldsmith v Newman and the State of South Australia (1992) 59 SASR 404

Kant v Director of Public Prosecutions (1994) 34 NSWLR 216

Maddison v Goldrick [1976] 1 NSWLR 651

R v Lockyer (1996) 89 A Crim R 457

R v Saleam (1989) 16 NSWLR 14

R v Tuala [2015] NSWCCA 8 (13 February 2015)

International cases

Attorney-General’s Reference (No 3 of 1999) [2001] 2 AC 91

Dixon v R [2013] EWCA Crim 465

Doorson v the Netherlands (Eur Court HR, Chamber, Application No. 2052/92, 26 March 1996)

Prosecutor v Lubanga (Decision on victims’ participation) (International Criminal Court, Trial Chamber I, Case No ICC-01/04-01/06, 18 January 2008)

Prosecutor v Katanga and Chui (Decision on the Modalities of Victim Participation at Trial) (International Criminal Court, Trial Chamber II, Doc No ICC-01/04-01/07, 22 January 2010)

Prosecutor v Ruto and Sang (Decision on Victims’ Representation and Participation) (International Criminal Court, Trial Chamber V, Doc No ICC-01/09-01/11, 3 October 2012)R (On the application
of B)
[2009] EWHC 106

R v A (No. 2) [2002] 1 AC 45

R v Barci [2003] ECWA Crim 2816

R v C (2004) UKHL 3 [11]–[2]

R v Camberwell Green Youth Court [2005] 1 All ER 999

R v Christian [2015] EWCA Crim 1582

R v Collins [2003] EWCA Crim 1867

R v FA [2015] EWCA Crim 209

R v H [2004] 2 AC 134

R v Lubemba; R v JP [2014] EWCA Crim 2064

R v Killick (2011) 163 EWCA Crim 1608

R v Mills [1999] 3 RCS 668, [89]

R v O’Connor [1995] 4 SCR 411

R v RL [2015] EWCA Crim 1215

R v Watts [2010] EWCA Crim 1824

The State (Healy) v Donoghue (1976) IR 325

SN v Sweden (Eur Court HR, First Section, Application No. 34209/96, 2 July 2002)



Audit Act 1994 (Vic)

Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006 (Vic)

Children, Youth and Families Act 2005 (Vic)

County Court Civil Procedure Rules 2008 (Vic)

Courts Legislation (Neighbourhood Justice Centre) Act 2006 (Vic)

Confiscation Act 1997 (Vic)

Corrections Act 1986 (Vic)

Crimes Act 1915 (Vic)

Crimes Act 1958 (Vic)

Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1972 (Vic)

Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1983 (Vic)

Criminal Procedure Act 2009 (Vic)

Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic)

Evidence Act 2008 (Vic)

Evidence (Confidential Communications) Act 1998 (Vic)

Evidence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1958 (Vic)

Family Violence Protection Act 2008 (Vic)

Health Records Act 2001 (Vic)

Interpretation of Legislation Act 1984 (Vic)

Judgment Debt Recovery Act 1984 (Vic)

Judicial College of Victoria Act 2001 (Vic)

Legal Aid Act 1978 (Vic)

Legal Practice Act 1996 (Vic)

Legal Profession Act 2004 (Vic)

Legal Profession Uniform Law 2014 (Vic)

Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014 (Vic)

Limitation of Actions Act 1958 (Vic)

Ombudsman Act 1973 (Vic)

Open Courts Act 2013 (Vic)

Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic)

Public Prosecutions (Amendment) Act 2012 (Vic)

Public Prosecutions Act 1994 (Vic)

Sentencing Act 1991 (Vic)

Sentencing (Victim Impact Statement) Act 1994 (Vic) (repealed)

Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015 (Vic)

Victims’ Charter Act 2006 (Vic)

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1996 (Vic)

Victims of Crime Commissioner Act 2015 (Vic)


Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth)

Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)

Other Australian jurisdictions

Courts and Crimes Legislation Further Amendments Act 2010 (NSW)

Crimes (Domestic and Personal Violence) Act 2007 (NSW)

Crimes (Sentencing) Act 2005 (ACT)

Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act 1999 (NSW)

Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988 (SA)

Criminal Procedure Act 1986 (NSW)

Criminal Procedure Act 2004 (WA)

Crimes (Restorative Justice) Act 2004 (ACT)

Crimes (Sentencing and Restorative Justice Amendment Act 2016 (ACT)

Evidence Act 1929 (SA)

Evidence Act (NT)

Evidence Act 1906 (WA)

Evidence Act 1929 (SA)

Evidence Act 1977 (Qld)

Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses Act) 2001 (Tas)

Evidence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1991 (ACT)

Justices Act 1886 (Qld)

Justices Act 1959 (Tas)

Justices Act 1902 (NSW)

Magistrates’ Court Act 1930 (ACT)

Monetary Penalties Enforcement Act 2005 (Tas)

Penalties and Sentences Act 1992 (Qld)

Sentencing Act (NT)

Sentencing Act 1995 (WA)

Sentencing Act 1997 (Tas)

Statutes Amendment (Vulnerable Witnesses) Act 2015 (SA)

Victims of Crime Act 2001 (SA)

Victims of Crime Assistance Act (NT)

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 2009 (Qld)

Victims Rights and Support Act 2013 (NSW)

Subordinate legislation

Barrister’s Rules 2012 (WA)

Criminal Procedure Regulation 2016 (NSW)

Criminal Procedure Rules 2015 (UK)

Legal Profession Uniform Admission Rules 2015 (NSW)

Legal Profession Uniform Conduct (Barristers) Rules 2015 (NSW)

Legal Profession Uniform Continuing Professional Development (Barristers) Rules 2015 (NSW)

Legal Profession Uniform Law Australian Solicitors’ Conduct Rules 2015 (NSW)

Supreme Court (Criminal Procedure) Rules 2008 (Vic)

International materials

Charter of Rights and Freedoms (C)

Criminal Code, RSC 1985 C-46 (C)

Crime Victims’ Rights Act, 18 U.S.C. § 3771 (US)

Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (NZ)

Council Directive 2012/29EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 [2012] OJ L 315

Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004 (UK)

Evidence Act 2006 (NZ)

Power of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 (UK)

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, opened for signature 17 July 1998 2187 UNTS 90 (entered into force 1 July 2002)

Sentencing Act 2002 (NZ)

Summary Proceedings Act 1957 (NZ)

Summary Proceedings Amendment Act 2008 (No 2) (NZ)

United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities opened for signature

30 March 2007, UN Doc A/RES/61/106 (3 May 2008)

United Nations Economic and Social Council, United Nations Declaration of Basic Principles
of Justice for Victims of Crime and Abuse of Power,
GA Res 40/34, UN GAOR, 96th plen mtg,

UN Doc A/Res/40/34 (29 November 1985)

United Nations Economic and Social Council, Basic Principles on the Use of Restorative Justice Programmes in Criminal Matters, ESC 2002/12 (2002)

Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 (UK)

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