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1991 | Harris v Caladine

ON THIS DAY in 1991, the High Court of Australia delivered Harris v Caladine HCA 9; (1991) 172 CLR 84 (17 April 1991).

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Family Law

Criticism of Attorney-General's breach of confidence mounts

Law & Justice Institute (Qld) Inc. member Professor Heather Douglas recently appeared on the ABC’s 7.30 Report, alongside  former Queensland Supreme Court judge, George Fryberg, and former Queensland Solicitor-General, Walter Sofronoff QC, to discuss Attorney-General Bleijie’s disclosure of a private conversation with Queensland Court of Appeal President, Margaret McMurdo AC. 7 more words

Queensland

Kevin Gutzman's "Sue the Executive Branch, Congressman? The Constitutional Check is Impeachment"

This essay was authored by Kevin Gutzman for Nomocracy in Politics.

Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-SC, won plaudits from several corners for a recent House speech decrying President Barack Obama’s behavior as president. 1,018 more words

Essays And Reviews

Crimes (Criminal Organisations Control) Act 2009

ON THIS DAY in 2009, the NSW Crimes (Criminal Organisations Control) Act 2009 came into force.  The main purpose of the Act was “to provide for the making of declarations and orders for the purpose of disrupting and restricting the activities of criminal organisations and their members” 72 more words

Constitutional Law