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1

What are the conditions that give rise to law reform?

1. Changing social values
2. New concepts of justice
3. New technology

2

What is an example where New Concepts of justice made law reform happen?

When Australia abolished capital punishment

3

What is an example where changing social values have called for law reform

The fight for same sex relationships

4

What are the 5 agencies of law reform?

1. Law reform commissions
2. Parliamentary committees
3. The media
4. NGOs
5. Lobby groups

5

What are the 4 mechanisms of law reform?

1. Parliaments
2. The courts
3. UN
4. Intergovernmental organisations