Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander

Law Society signs open letter calling on ACT Government to stop imprisoning children

23 Jul 2020

Law Society signs open letter calling on ACT Government to stop imprisoning children

The ACT Law Society has joined with a collective of service delivery, human rights, legal, and representative organisations to call on the ACT Government to raise the age of criminal responsibility in the territory.

ACT Law Society affirms commitment to reconciliation

25 May 2018

ACT Law Society affirms commitment to reconciliation

The President took the opportunity afforded by the upcoming Reconciliation Day public holiday to reaffirm the Society’s commitment to the national reconciliation movement.

Hicks and the Geneva Convention, Hindmarsh and the Native Title

17 May 2005

Hicks and the Geneva Convention, Hindmarsh and the Native Title

The 2005 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by Stephen Kenny, lawyer for David Hicks, a Guantanamo Bay detainee.

The External Affairs Power in relation to United Nations Conventions

26 May 1995

The External Affairs Power in relation to United Nations Conventions

The 1995 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by The Hon Dame Roma Mitchell AC DBE CVO QC, Governor of South Australia.

The State of the Judicature in the ACT

3 May 1993

The State of the Judicature in the ACT

The 1993 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by The Hon Jeffrey Miles AO, Chief Justice of the Australian Capital Territory.

Indigenous Protocols

Indigenous Protocols

Indigenous Protocols for Lawyers in the Northern Territory.

Reconciliation

Reconciliation

The Law Society is committed to the national reconciliation movement.

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