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Reference received: 17 September 2004
Report 111: Majority verdicts [PDF, 389Kb], August 2005
Tabled in parliament: 9 November 2005
Legislative action: No legislation was required to implement this Report. However, contrary to the Commission's recommendations, the requirement of majority verdicts was introduced for all but Commonwealth offences by the Jury Amendment (Verdicts) Act 2006 (NSW).
Judicial citation: R v PZG (2007) 171 A Crim R 62, 
That the NSW Law Reform Commission inquire into and report on whether the unanimity requirement in criminal trials should be preserved in New South Wales.
In undertaking this inquiry, the Commission should have regard to:
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the ongoing connection Aboriginal people have to this land and recognise Aboriginal people as the original custodians of this land.