Posts By Sir Bob Jones

THERE IS A GOD AFTER ALL

I’ve devoted my life to ridiculing religion. I’ve been wrong. Why?

COLIN CARRUTHERS QC

Well done to the government. It’s established a long overdue Commission to review suspected wrongful convictions, something we could have usefully had decades ago.

PROFESSOR SINGER

On 14th June one of Australia’s most famous ever citizens, the acclaimed philosopher Peter Singer, was due to deliver a speech at Sky City. I wouldn’t go as I find listening to speeches tiresome, but in this case it would be unnecessary anyway as I’m fully aware of Singer’s views and mostly agree with him. But were I to have a one-to-one there are two points I’d raise.

APOLOGY TO MARY-ANN McCARTY

A few weeks ago I wrote a teasing article suggesting Tauranga lawyer Mary-Ann McCarty had come up with a unique prison avoidance defense on behalf of her criminal client.