Alex White, Herald Sun

A MOVE to overhaul how courts handle mentally ill criminals has stalled in the state parliament amid concerns more dangerous criminals could skip trial and be released early.

"Victorian taxpayers are set to lose tens of millions on the F1 grand prix again this weekend for an event that costs around three times as much as it makes,” Greens Member for Southern Metropolitan said today.

The Greens have condemned the Victorian government’s declaration that duck shooting opening weekend was a success, as hundreds of protected and threatened birds were illegally shot and killed.

Who: Sue Pennicuik MLC, Victorian Greens Animal Welfare spokesperson
When: Saturday 18 March, from sunrise onwards
Where: North West Victoria  

Victorian Greens Animal Welfare spokesperson Sue Pennicuik MLC will again attend the opening of the duck shooting season.