Colin McDonald, QC

Colin McDonald, QC is a defence barrister, human rights advocate and art lover. His presentation to the ACP on 25 May 2017 brought together all of these passions in a compelling conversation with his good friend and colleague, Russell Thirgood.

Colin gives a thought-provoking discussion as he weaves together reflections on his career that spans more than 40 years, his ongoing pursuit of justice for indigenous Australians and refugees, and the roles religion and spirituality have played in his life. Watch the full video and hear his thoughts on one of his most recent cases, defending Scott Rush, Titus Ani, and working with other surviving members of the infamous Bali Nine.


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Date: 25 May 2017
Speaker: Colin McDonald in conversation with Russell Thirgood.

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