Reference received: 25 February 2005
Report 118: Role of juries in sentencing [PDF, 363Kb], August 2007
Tabled in parliament: 17 October 2007
NSW Law Reform Commission Media Release - Sentencing and juries: Should jurors have a say? (26 July 2006)
Issue Paper 27: Sentencing and juries [PDF, 275Kb], June 2006
K Warner and J Davis, "Involving Juries in sentencing: insights from the Tasmanian jury study" (2013) 37(4)Criminal Law Journal 246
That the NSW Law Reform Commission inquire into and report on whether or not a judge in a criminal trial might, following a finding of guilt, and consistent with the final decision remaining with the judge, consult with the jury on aspects of sentencing.
In conducting this inquiry the Commission should have regard to: