It’s not just the jury system that fails us

Crikey readers respond to a critique of how Australian courts deal with sexual assault, and speculation of an increasing police state.

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Some heavy stories provoked responses from Crikey readers yesterday. Firstly, Bri Lee's account of the courts' potential inabilities to fairly deal with sexual assault cases. Secondly, Bernard Keane's breakdown of the government's concerning policies that bring us closer to a police state. 

Who would have thought it was the Trump-Kim summit that would bring some levity?

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