Lisa Burton Crawford provides the second post in our book forum on Adam Fletcher’s Australia’s Human Rights Scrutiny Regime: Democratic Masterstroke or Mere Window Dressing? To see all posts please click here. Click through for posts by Andrew … Read the rest “Book Forum: Lisa Burton Crawford”
BY CAROLYN EVANS
Back in 2008, the then Government commissioned Jesuit priest and human rights lawyer Father Frank Brennan to chair a National Human Rights Consultation.
At the time, there was no consensus among the groups consulted about the … Read the rest “Religious Freedom: One Right Among Many”
BY SARAH MOULDS
The Criminal Code Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) Bill 2016 (Cth) (the Bill) provides for the continued detention of terrorist offenders in prison, after their sentences have been served, where the offender poses an unacceptable risk to … Read the rest “Committees in Dialogue: Parliamentary Scrutiny of the High Risk Terrorist Offenders Bill”