Ombudsman Amendment Bill 2012 [Motion Debate]

This speech was delivered on 21 November 2012 in the NSW Upper House. You can read the full debate online here.   Mr DAVID SHOEBRIDGE [11.54 a.m.], by leave: I move The Greens amendments Nos 1 and 2 on sheet C2012-164A in globo:  The purpose of these amendments...
Ombudsman’s Taser findings inadequate

Ombudsman’s Taser findings inadequate

The Ombudsman’s report on Tasers released today has failed to even consider the deeply disturbing evidence of potential abuse of Tasers from the high profile Roberto Curti coronial case.  Missing this key evidence, the recommendations are at best half-baked and...

Government Information (Public Access) [Legislation Debate]

Mr DAVID SHOEBRIDGE [3.55 p.m.]: I speak on behalf of The Greens to the Government Information (Public Access) Amendment Bill 2011. I say at the outset that The Greens do not oppose these relatively modest amendments to the Act, which has been in operation for about...