Recent Cases

Anderson v State of NSW; Perri v State of NSW [2023] NSWCA 160 (12 July 2023) (Gleeson and White JJA, Griffiths AJA)


Catchwords:


APPEAL – Leave to appeal – Whether there were reasonably arguable errors of law or fact

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS – Personal Injury – Child abuse – Whether actions of police constituted child sexual abuse – Where actions did not have sexual connotation

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS – Discoverability – Personal Injury – Whether capable persons knew or ought to have known facts where applicants were underage – Whether advice provided was enough to induce capable persons to seek further legal advice