A team of researchers led by ANU College of Law Associate Professor Don Anton, have been awarded a $900,000 grant in the 2012 round of the AusAID Development Research Awards Scheme
International law experts at The Australian National University (ANU) have released legal advice on Indonesia’s death penalty and found the punishment for drug offences breaches international law.
ANU Law expert Kevin Boreham says Australia has the responsibility and the capacity to tell the Iraqi government that it must stop human rights abuses by the ISF and Shi’a militia.
As two Australians are given an 11th hour reprieve, Professor Don Rothwell, says Indonesia's application of the death penalty for drug crimes breaches the international laws the country is subject to.
The ongoing disputes between the Philippines and China in the South China Sea are about to reach a critical point. But is China prepared to engage in formal dispute resolution processes? Prof Donald Rothwell writes in the East Asia Forum.
Professor Kim Rubenstein writes in the Canberra Times that a rethink is needed on the process of appointing Justices of the High Court, to address the ongoing gender imbalance.
PhD Candidate Scott Joblin explores what implications the Scottish independence vote may have on the Antarctic Treaty.
Australia’s longstanding and hard-fought dual citizenship laws are threatened in the rush to enact new counter-terrorism laws, says Professor Kim Rubenstein.
As Australian military intervention in Iraq and Syria becomes increasingly possible, Professor Don Rothwell explores the legality of sending jets or troops into the Middle East.
Professor Kim Rubenstein has been awarded the ANU Gender Institute 2013 Edna Ryan Award for leadership in recognition of her efforts in leading feminist changes in the public sphere.