In Depth

Jane Caro calls out law's failure to protect victims of domestic violence

Simon McCarthy
By Simon McCarthy
Updated May 21 2022 - 4:18pm, first published April 13 2022 - 4:30am
DEMANDING CHANGE: Senate candidate Jane Caro believes more must be done to protect victims of domestic violence.

Jane Caro, the Walkley Award-winning writer, feminist and media personality, believes the Australian justice system as it deals with cases of domestic violence is failing victims and children, and needs an overhaul.


Simon McCarthy

Simon McCarthy

Digital Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Simon McCarthy is a digital journalist working at the Newcastle Herald in NSW. He writes and produces video and multimedia for the Herald and Herald Weekender magazine, and co-produces the Toohey's News podcast. McCarthy has worked as a journalist in regional NSW since 2013. He joined the newsroom of the Newcastle Herald in 2017 from the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth where he worked from 2015 to 2016.

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