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Litigation notes / Australian Government Solicitor
Bib ID 93451
Format JournalJournal, OnlineOnline
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Description [Canberra] : Australian Government Solicitor, 1997- 
v. ; 30 cm. 
ISSN 1329-458X 
Summary

The High Court's Henderson decision has important implications for Commonwealth activities conducted in the States; Cases concerning the scope of the freedom of political communication implied in the Commonwealth Constitution; The High Court's Kruger decision rejects the plaintiffs' claims based on constitutional invalidity of the Aboriginals Ordinance 1918-1953 (NT); Section 44 of the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 cannot be relied upon as a defence to any cause of action arising before 1 December 1988 where an employee sues for damages for an injury occurring in the course of Commonwealth employment; The majority of the High Court acknowledged that their decision on duties of excise has the most serious implications for the revenues of the Sates and Territories; Recent High Court's decision ha simplications for Commonwealth legislation relating to the acquisition of property in the Territories.

Full contents
  • Re the Residential Tenancies Tribunal of New South Wales and Henderson; Ex parte Defence Housing Authority, High Court of Australia, 12 August 1997 (Henderson's case)
  • Implications of the decision
  • Freedom of speech: is it a Constitutional right?
  • Lange v Australian Broadcasting Corporation; Levy v Victoria, High Court of Australia, 8 July 1997 (Lange) and 31 July 1997 (Levy)
  • Lange
  • Levy
  • Implications of the Lange decision
  • Removal of Aboriginal children: the legal issues
  • Kruger v Commonwealth; Bray v Commonwealth, High Court of Australia, 31 July 1997
  • Implications of the decision
 
Notes

Also available online via the World Wide Web. Address as at 05/02/2015: http://www.ags.gov.au/publications/litigation-notes/

Life Dates No. 1 (23 August 1997)- 
Subjects Australia. High Court. Re Residential Tenancies Tribunal of New South Wales and Henderson; Ex parte Defence Housing Authoirty ('Henderson')  |  Australia. High Court. Re Residential Tenancies Tribunal of New South Wales and Henderson; Ex parte Defence Housing Authority ('Henderson')  |  Australia. High Court. Kruger v Commonwealth; Bray v Commonwealth.  |  Australia. High Court. Commonwealth v Mewett; Commonwealth v Brandon; Commonwealth v Rock.  |  Australia. High Court. Ha v Lim v New South Wales; Walter Hammond and Associates Pty Ltd v New South Wales.  |  Australia. Defence Housing Authority Act 1987.  |  New South Wales. Business Franchise Licences (Tobacco) Act 1987.  |  New South Wales. Residential Tenancies Act 1987.  |  Australian Defence Force. -- Dwellings -- Law and legislation.  |  Actions and defenses -- Australia -- Periodicals.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Government policy -- Cases.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Legal status, laws, etc.  |  Constitutional law -- Australia -- Interpretation and construction.  |  Land rights - Land acquisition.  |  Land rights - Access rights.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Australian Government Solicitor
Also Titled

Freedom of speech : is it a Constitutional right?

Removal of Aboriginal children : the legal issues

Can a Commonwealth employee sue for employment-related injury?

Duties of excise : the Commonwealth's exclusive power

Commonwealth acquisition of property

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