Dinner: A mentally ill judge

College of Forensic Psychologists (Queensland Branch)
Australian Psychological Society
ANZAPPL (Queensland Branch)

A mentally ill judge
Professor Ian Freckelton QC
Queens Counsel, Melbourne

Date: Saturday 25 May
Time: 6.00pm for pre-dinner drinks, 6.30pm for dinner.
Venue: Pacific Hotel, 345 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill

Registration includes dinner and four-hour drinks package:
ANZAPPL members: $95 (enter code “ANZAPPL”)
Non-members: $105

Click here to register

After expert opinion was adduced, the Supreme Court of Saxony delivered a sensitive and informed examination of the ramifications of a sitting judge who had developed encapsulated delusions. The judgement remains relevant to courts and tribunals called upon to evaluate the risk to safety posed by persons with an active psychosis whose insight into their illness is limited.

 

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