Monash

Semester 1, 2018


HD LAW4316 Media Law 1 Exam Templates

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38,863 words

$39.00

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Description

Extremely exam friendly templates that are easy to navigate. Key details, such as salient facts, important judicial statements or tips from the chief examiner, are included to help secure that HD point. Colour-coded with symbols and tables to draw your attention in a time-pressured exam (see my sample notes). Precise and succinct. These notes achieved my HD score!

Topic List:
1. OPEN JUSTICE
a) Principles of open justice
b) Orders that derogate from open justice (in camera, concealment, non-publication orders)
c) Specific statutory exemptions from open justice (family law proceedings, proceedings involving children, sexual offences proceedings)
d) Access to documents on court file
e) Modern policy issues with open justice

2. CONTEMPT OF COURT
a) Sub judice contempt
b) Contempt by jurors
c) Scandalising contempt (see sample notes)

3. Identifying Jurors and Revealing Juror Deliberations
4. Journalists and their Sources
5. The Media and Parliament (Parliamentary privilege, contempt of Parliament)
6. Reporting Elections
7. Obscenity, Indecency and Classification
8. Blasphemy and Religious Vilification
9. Racial Vilification
10. The Media, National Security and Law Enforcement