31 March 2003 and December 2003
Industrial Relations Commission In Court Session
IRC Full Bench
Walton. Vice President
15 members of the public to observe administration of justice in IRC
“Disallow Mrs Kerrison’s contentions that TAFE failed to provide procedural fairness and natural justice.”
Mrs Kerrison’s legal representatives “this would make it easier to appeal…”
“Putting aside procedural fairness”
How long for Crown Solicitors / TAFE to respond?
A month. 28 days
Then, raising no new … Kerrison has 7 days to respond if required.
Later comments by the members of the public, many of whom had traveled long distances in order to view the court procedures.
“They can’t do that, can they?"
“Well who’s to stop them? ”
“They don’t own procedural fairness, so how can they disallow it?” “Call that justice!” “what a farce”
“This has just cost another hundred thousand dollars and wiped out the Constitution. ”