Criminal Law

Lecturer
Research interests:
Professional Legal Education
Honorary Professor
Research interests:
Criminology, European and comparative law, Evidence and Procedure, Policing, Criminal Justice, Criminal Law
Associate Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Law and Development, Climate Change and Natural Disasters
Professor
Research interests:
Restorative Justice, Legal profession, Legal Ethics, Clinical Legal Education
Associate Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, Procedure and Sentencing, Federal Criminal Law, Counter-Terrorism Law, Military Discipline Law
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Criminal Justice
Senior Lecturer
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Counter-Terrorism Law
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Regulatory theory and practice, Penology and human rights, Asian Law, Plain legal language
Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, Criminal Justice, Procedure and Sentencing, Federal Criminal Law, Counter-Terrorism Law, Military Discipline Law, Rule of Law Reform
Associate Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, Criminal Justice, General Human Rights Law and Policy, Wellbeing, Anti-Discrimination Law and Policy
Lecturer
Research interests:
Indigenous Peoples and the Courts, Cross-cultural Communication in Legal Contexts, Indigenous Perspectives on Law, Indigenous Peoples and Criminal Law, Procedure and Sentencing, General Criminal Law

Latest news

15
Jun
2018
Carol Lawson, PhD candidate, ANU College of Law
Carol Lawson's research compares data between ACT and Japanese prisons
25
Jan
2018
Prisoner
The National Judicial College of Australia and the Australian National University are holding their annual conference at the Australian National University in Canberra on 3 & 4 March 2018.
07
Dec
2017
Dr Anthony Hopkins
One of ANU Law’s most dynamic senior lecturers is Dr Anthony Hopkins whose expertise in criminal law, sentencing and the rights of Indigenous Australians is invaluable to the ANU Law School and to the people for whom he speaks out.
29
Nov
2017
Senator Cory Bernardi
Abortion is still a criminal act in two of Australia's most populous states, NSW and Queensland.  This fact remains mostly undiscussed, perhaps in nervous belief that poor law - kept quiet - is better than forcing open debate which might result in tougher, emphatic law. Professor Margaret Thornton writes.
16
Oct
2017
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The effect of a criminal trial can go far beyond a courtroom. As members of the legal profession, it is incumbent on us to not only monitor our own mental health, but also the health of our colleagues.

In the Media

23
Jul
2018

Lessons in race, absent police and runaway crime

Clive Williams writes in The Australian

01
Oct
2017

ACT police apprehending many more Aboriginals than four years ago

Anthony Hopkins quoted in The Canberra Times

29
May
2017

Envoy lauds expansion of Australia’s Global Alumni Network

Moeen Cheema is honoured in The Nation

Research theme:
26
May
2017

Are too many Australians in prison?

Anthony Hopkins speaks to ABC Radio Overnights

25
May
2017

Australia Awards Fellows discuss criminal justice reform in Pakistan

Moeen Cheema is honoured in The News (International)

Research theme:
24
May
2017

Australia Awards fellows discuss criminal reforms in Pakistan

Moeen Cheema is honoured in Associated Press of Pakistan

Research theme:
21
Feb
2017

What makes for a fair trial?

Ryan Goss writes in ANU Reporter

Research theme:
27
Nov
2016

What to do if you're busted for drugs overseas

Donald Rothwell quoted in Vice Australia/NZ

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