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The Department of Justice has been unable to comply with the Right to Information Act on backlog

Nick Clark
Updated October 13 2023 - 4:41pm, first published October 10 2023 - 5:15am
Detective Inspector Craig Fox with firearms seized in Northern Tasmania
Detective Inspector Craig Fox with firearms seized in Northern Tasmania

Lawyers for allegedly dangerous criminals cite Tasmania's chronic Supreme Court backlog and delay as a critical reason their clients should receive bail and be released from custody.

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Nick Clark

Nick Clark

Journalist

I am the Supreme and Magistrates Court reporter for The Examiner. My journalism career has clicked over 34 years and encompasses four different spells at Tasmanian newspapers.

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