William Willshire Research
QUESTION: Choose a criminal case or trial in Australian history that attracted a lot of attention when it occurred. ( THE CASE IS: Case: William Willshire, policeman responsible for murdering Aboriginal people, 1880s-90s )… What does it tell us about attitudes to crime in Australia, and Australian society more generally, in its day?
Make sure to talk about key issues like fear and frontier ? or find other arguments that can relate and make sure to Substantiate with evidence….
Would the case have been different if it wasn’t involved with aboriginal people??