Failed by the justice system

Earlier this year a Coroner ruled that the actions of two teenage brothers were “the most significant factor” in 15-year-old Stephen Dudley’s death – yet the police have refused to reinstate the manslaughter charge. Stephen’s parents spoke exclusively to the Weekend Herald (click here to read).

Nikki Pender represented the Dudleys in the Coroner’s Court and after the findings wrote to the Solicitor General requesting a review of the criminal process.

To read the response from Crown Law click here.