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NSW PROVOCATION DEFENCE UNDER REVIEW

LGBTI rights advocates have welcomed the news that NSW parliament is set to review the controversial "provocation" defence for murder. The law currently provides a partial defence to murder if the accused can prove they were provoked into killing someone, and can lead to the lesser charge of manslaughter.?

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17th June 2012 01:01

Alessia Valenza | ILGA Oceania

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