RLC in the Media: Police ease up on COVID-19 fines as pandemic progresses

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Police enforcement of the lockdown has plummeted in line with the dwindling number of new coronavirus cases, but there are concerns some communities are taking an unfair burden.

Caitlin Fitzsimmons and Nigel Gladstone report for The Sydney Morning Herald

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NSW Supreme Court the State of New South Wales conceded that the COVID-19 fines issued to the three plaintiffs are invalid and fail to meet the legal requirements under the Fines Act (NSW).
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