Reference received: 16 February 2007
Consultation Paper 4: Jury directions [PDF, 999Kb], December 2008
Judicial citations: Blackwell v R  NSWCCA 93 
NSW Law Reform Commission Media Release - Consultation paper on jury directions (12 December 2008)
Pursuant to section 10 of the Law Reform Commission Act 1967, the Law Reform Commission is to inquire into and report on directions and warnings given by a judge to a jury in a criminal trial.
In undertaking this inquiry the Commission should have regard to: