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Aug
2015
ANU constitutional law expert Heather Roberts with Gabrielle Appleby (UNSW) asks how a former judge with an avowed commitment to judicial independence and probity found himself at the centre of a very public controversy over his own impartiality?
25
Aug
2015
ANU Law expert Kevin Boreham says Australian air attacks against IS targets in Syria would not be definitely legal but not definitely illegal.
29
Jul
2015
Professor Kim Rubenstein is one of 80 prominent constitutional and human rights law academics who have written to the Australian and New Zealand governments to express concerns over the breakdown of constitutional law and human rights in Nauru.
26
Jun
2015
Dr Ryan Goss speaks to "Faces of ANU" about his teaching and research on the interrelationships between law, politics and government.... and why all of this should matter to you as a student -- and as a citizen.
23
Jun
2015
If you want to question the function of the Australian Human Rights Commission, study the letter of the law, says ANU Law expert Margaret Thornton.
29
May
2015
We shouldn't go down the slippery slope of stripping citizenship for any reason. It's a step in the wrong direction for a multicultural and democratically vibrant Australia, writes Professor Kim Rubenstein.
26
Apr
2015
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.
24
Mar
2015
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.
18
Feb
2015
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.
15
Dec
2014
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.

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