Episode 1: A dagger at the heart of society
In the middle of WW1,
the Australian government launches a stinging attack on an international 'extremist' network of German sympathisers. When a policeman is murdered in a small country town, the stage is set for a showdown between his killers and a political system with everything to lose.
Storyteller: Dr Stephen Gray, Monash Law School
Host: Dr Melissa Castan
Topics for law nerds: Criminal law, jury trials, juries, police powers, separation of powers