Legal Documents


Question. Can the Attorney-General discontinue the Witness K/Bernard Collaery cases?
Answer. Yes.

Question. Can the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions discontinue the cases?
Answer. Yes.

See here for proof.


The Hon. Christian Porter MP – 19 August 2019 – Media Statement  (Pdf 547 kb)
Mr Porter states his views on Witness K and Bernard Collaery in a series of nine questions and answers.
I put this media Statement on this site on 03 December 2020 as I had a copy. I searched today using this link but could only find 4 Media Statements for August 2019, and this one is not among them. (S. Connelly)

Australian Law Reform Commission – Keeping Secrets:The Protection of Classified and Security Sensitive Information  May 2004.   (Pdf only).

Practitioners Guide to the National Security Information (Criminal and Civil Proceedings) Act 2004

Intelligence Services Bill 2001    Pdf only.