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Black Lives, White Law: Locked Up and Locked Out in Australia

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Russell Marks

Russell Marks is a criminal defence lawyer and an Adjunct Research Fellow at La Trobe University, where he completed a PhD in Australian political history. He is the author of Crime and Punishment: Offenders and Victims in a Broken Justice …

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Praise for Black Lives, White Law

‘Russell Marks unravels a national tragedy. From the frontline he delivers a first-rate, first-hand account of how so many First Nations people end up in jail, again and again.’ —Patrick Dodson, Labor Senator for Western Australia

‘Russell Marks’ book is a timely reminder that law is politics and that it is seared into the bodies of First Nations people.’ —Kate Auty

‘Such a powerful and compelling exposé of how the so-called justice system actually does absolutely nothing for either offenders or victims.’ —Olga Havnen

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