Bill Potts Comments To The Gold Coast Bulletin

District Court Under Distress

Southport District Court judges cleared a whopping 448 criminal cases in 2011-12 but still have 192 matters outstanding, a scenario which plagues the justice system across the state, according to a report.

In the 2011-12 District Courts of Queensland annual report, Chief Judge Patricia Wolfe revealed the system was under significant stress due to a lack of judges and funding. Continue reading Bill Potts Comments To The Gold Coast Bulletin