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The Judicial Independence Project

The Judicial Independence Project aims to improve the relationship between the media and judiciary. A number of Supreme Court judges that have had experiences which make them eager to improve the protocol and relationship with the press. It is important to improve this relationship; the press have a big platform because of social media and the internet.

The Federal Court has hosted two annual meetings of judges, including a substantial education session, to . This session is to be held in August making this is the perfect opportunity to discuss these issues. There will also be a similar event that will be organised by the Law Institute Victoria.