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23 Jun 2020
Statement on sexual harassment in the legal profession
The ACT Law Society is both alarmed and deeply disappointed at the reported findings of sexual harassment by a former member of the highest and most respected legal institution in the land.
16 May 2017
Law, Morality and the Public Trust
The 2017 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by Justin Gleeson SC, former Solicitor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia.
3 Apr 2017
Dealing with a disputed Will
This guidance note sets out general instructions if a Will you have prepared is seriously disputed in contested probate proceedings.
3 Feb 2017
50th Anniversary of the last judicial execution in Australia
On this significant anniversary of the last judicial execution in Australia, it is important to acknowledge the high quality of the justice system in Australia and in particular, its evolving humanity.
13 May 2014
The Individual Judge
The 2014 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by The Hon Susan Kiefel AC, Justice of the High Court of Australia.
15 May 2012
The Courts and the Community
The 2012 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by The Hon Michael Black AC QC, former Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Australia.
7 Sep 2011
The Government Lawyer
The 2011 Richardson Oration, delivered by Damian Bugg AM QC.
17 May 2011
Sentencing and judicial discretion
The 2011 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by The Hon Virginia Bell AC, Justice of the High Court of Australia.
18 May 2010
Injustice within the law — an update
The 2010 Blackburn Lecture, delivered by Julian Burnside QC, human rights and refugee advocate.