Last Updated on 30/07/2020 by National Justice Project
NJP’s George Newhouse has spoken to the Sydney Morning Herald about the new for firearm reforms. He has called for limits on the use of firearms by prison officers after the fatal shooting of Aboriginal prison escapee Dwayne Johnston last year.
Newhouse said it was absurd that it appeared to be easier to legally justify the killing of an escapee than it was to explain the force used against Long Bay inmate David Dungay jnr. Read the full article by Angus Thompson here.