Forbes Society – Legal History Tutorials 24 October 2023 and 1 November 2023


The Francis Forbes Society is pleased to inform members that on Tuesday, 24 October 2023, Megan Cameron whose research at the University of Sydney Law School is supported by a 2022 Forbes Fund grant, is presenting a legal history tutorial on 'the work of magistrates in early colonial New South Wales', discussing the role that magistrates played in early colonial NSW and their interaction with convict rebellions. The Lecture will take place in Court 13A, Law Courts Building, starting at 5.15pm. No registration is necessary for in person attendance – for online viewing please register here.

The note here also details other forthcoming events and provides information about membership – there is a link to a renewal/application form. The Forbes Society encourages and promotes research into Australian legal history via the Francis Forbes Fund. Projects we have supported through the Fund are detailed in the note.

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