Flashcards in Chapter 4: Law Reform Deck (5)
What are the conditions that give rise to law reform?
1. Changing social values
2. New concepts of justice
3. New technology
What is an example where New Concepts of justice made law reform happen?
When Australia abolished capital punishment
What is an example where changing social values have called for law reform
The fight for same sex relationships
What are the 5 agencies of law reform?
1. Law reform commissions
2. Parliamentary committees
3. The media
5. Lobby groups