Legislative Council: Wednesday, November 15, 2023


Answers to Questions

SA Parole Board

In reply to the Hon. F. PANGALLO ().14 September 2023).

The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Attorney-General, Minister for Industrial Relations and Public Sector): The Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Correctional Services has advised:

Mr May is a well-respected legal practitioner who has never been subject to any disciplinary proceedings, nor has he ever been charged with a criminal offence. He served as the Legal Profession Conduct Commissioner for 8½ years with distinction, he is a man of good repute and well regarded within the legal profession and the general community. It was appropriate to appoint him as a deputy member of the Parole Board having regard to his professional qualifications and his reputation.