BY JUSTIN GLEESON SC
This post is a keynote paper that was delivered by Justin Gleeson SC at the 2018 Constitutional Law Conference in Sydney. Noting that other papers at the conference covered individual cases from 2017, Mr Gleeson … Read the rest “The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2017 Term Keynote Address to 2018 Constitutional Law Conference”
Welcome to the April edition of the AUSPUBLAW Australian Public Law Events Roundup. A big thank you to the Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law’s social justice intern, Maximus Jones, for compiling this roundup.
Remember, if you have an … Read the rest “Public Law Events Roundup April 2018”
BY TONY BLACKSHIELD
Section 44 of the Constitution – which provides that various categories of persons are incapable of being chosen to sit in the federal Parliament – has been the subject of extraordinary controversy since 2017. In this post, … Read the rest ““Exclusive Cognisance” and Cognitive Dissonance: Alley v Gillespie”