The “Witness K” and Bernard Collaery Hearings

Post written by Susan Connelly
7 December 2021
Click on the title above for the list of court hearings, photographs, speeches and more. [...]

Audio-Visual

Post written by Susan Connelly
10 November 2021
This page contains various TV and radio programs and some transcripts. Newest: Click here for ABC TV report 6 October 2021 re decision on secrecy in the trial – which has a sting in the tail [...]

Law Associations Statements

Post written by Susan Connelly
8 November 2021
Click on the title above for Law Associations Statements [...]

Power of Attorney-General to Discontinue the Case

Post written by Susan Connelly
8 November 2021

Legal Documents and Commentaries

Post written by Susan Connelly
29 October 2021
Click on the title for some of the legal documents relating to the cases. An important reference is the power of Attorney-General to discontinue cases. On 26 October  2021 it was reported : “Attorney-General Michaelia Cash said the power she has to discontinue a prosecution is reserved for ‘unusual and exceptional circumstances’ and it had never been used by any of her predecessors. Senator Cash said any intervention by the attorney-general would constitute political intervention in an independent process.” It is not clear where the AG is directed to reserve the decision to use that power to ‘unusual and [...]

Articles

Post written by Susan Connelly
8 October 2021
This page mainly contains links to newspaper articles, editorials and commentary on the Timor Sea spying and the prosecutions of Witness K and Bernard Collaery.   [...]

Events

Post written by Susan Connelly
24 September 2021
Webinars, meetings, conferences, demonstrations. (Rallies in Canberra at the court hearings are found with the relevant hearing. [...]

Background

Post written by Susan Connelly
20 September 2021
Handouts, brochures, information sheets. [...]

Speeches

Post written by Susan Connelly
18 September 2021
Certain speeches given by Bernard Collaery and others. [...]

Petitions

Post written by Susan Connelly
15 September 2021
A number of petitions have been mounted calling for the dropping of the prosecutions of Witness K and Bernard Collaery. [...]