Quinn v Director of Public Prosecutions [2015] NSWCA 331 (16 October 2015)

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - judicial review of refusal of the District Court to make an order under s 32 of Mental Health (Forensic Provisions) Act 1990 (NSW) – review limited to jurisdictional error – primary judge entitled to give consideration to operation and effect of an order under s 32 – open to the primary judge to take into account and give weight to the need for general deterrence in deciding whether to make an order under s 32

Michelle Rabsch appeared with Natalie Adams SC for the respondent.