Kate Fitz-Gibbon

First Name: Kate
Last Name: Fitz-Gibbon
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30 March 2017

Today marks one year since Victoria’s Royal Commission into Family Violence released its seven-volume report and recommendations. These set out a blueprint to transform responses to, and...

28 October 2016

This report highlights the value of specialist court responses to intimate partner violence and the need for a nationally consistent approach to family and domestic violence death reviews.

23 September 2016

This review makes twenty-seven recommendations, aimed at enhancing the use and usability of the Common Risk Assessment Framework (CRAF) and more effectively embedding it across different...

14 July 2015

This article examines key issues to emerge from stakeholder submissions provided to the Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence.

25 June 2012

The offence of defensive homicide was introduced in Victoria in November 2005 as part of a wider package of homicide law reforms recommended by the Victorian Law Reform Commission (‘VLRC’). This...