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Economical with… free speech

22 July 2017

9:00 AM

22 July 2017

9:00 AM

The Spycatcher trial established Malcolm Turnbull’s reputation at the time as a brilliant champion of free speech. Personally, reviewing a transcript of the trial, I found his performance perfectly competent but hardly deserving of the accolades which the likes of the Guardian showered upon it, as if he were a second Clarence Darrow or F.

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