Sophie Rigney

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Sophie Rigney is a Melbourne-based Tasmanian.

She is undertaking a PhD at the University of Melbourne, where her research examines the procedural rights of the accused, and the role of fairness, in international criminal trials.

Between 2009-2011, Rigney was a defence lawyer at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, based in the Netherlands. She returns home to Hobart regularly.


Big thought and a small island

GR OnlineTHIS STORY STARTS, as many good stories do, with a conversation between a taxi driver and a customer. In this case, the trip was short: between Hobart's small CBD and its university campus in the southern suburb of Sandy...

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