Liam Martin

Liam Martin is a lecturer with Victoria University's Institute of Criminology. His research interests include the social impact of large-scale incarceration.

Oct 13, 2020

The void in Labour's justice policy

It is not too late for Jacinda Ardern to show real leadership on cannabis law reform.

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Nov 3, 2017

The fate of NZ's mega-prison will be the first big test of Labour’s commitment to reform

In opposition, Kelvin Davis was a vocal advocate for an overhaul of the lock-’em-up approach. In government, will he walk the talk, or cow to the reactionaries, asks VUW criminologist Liam Martin

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