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Reasonable Belief in Consent: Problems and Possibilities in Rape Law Reform

Date: Tuesday, 11th February 2020
Time: 5.00pm - 7.30pm
Venue: Monash University Law Chambers at 555 Lonsdale Street Melbourne, VIC 3000 -->
Cost:$0.00

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You are invited to join leading academics, legal practitioners and activists for an evening of radically rethinking sexual consent law in Australia. 

Venue: Monash University Law Chambers at 555 Lonsdale Street Melbourne, VIC 3000

The panel event is sponsored by Swinburne Law School and Monash Law School, and includes:

  • Professor Jonathan Crowe (Bond University),
  • Dr Rachael Burgin (Swinburne Law School) and;
  • Katrina Marson (Churchill Fellow and criminal lawyer). 
  • Lidia Thorpe, first Aboriginal woman in Victorian parliament, former Greens MP.

Other speakers will soon be confirmed. The discussion will be facilitated by Associate Professor Asher Flynn and Associate Professor Jacqui Horan from Monash University.

Following the panel, we invite you to enjoy a drinks reception, where we will launch a new research and advocacy initiative. 

The event is free to attend, but please register at this link so you don’t miss out as seats are limited.

Contact Information: Dr Rachael Burgin
Email: rburgin@swin.edu.au