Matthew Groves and Dan Meagher Join La Trobe Law School

La Trobe Law School would like to warmly welcome two leading public law academics this semester.  Professor Matthew Groves Professor Matthew Groves joined La Trobe University in late 2016.  Prior to that, he worked at Monash University for 15 years.… Continue Reading

New issue of Law in Context: ‘Contemporary Issues in Criminal Law’

This Special Issue of Law in Context has been edited by Dr Emma Henderson, and aims to explore contemporary issues in criminal law: “Coward’s-punch” manslaughter provisions; paperless arrest warrants; hooligan-partycrasher offences; bikie consorting laws; new bail provisions for domestic violence perpetrators;… Continue Reading

Global Change, Peace and Security – General Call for Papers

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Global Change, Peace and Security is published by Routledge in association with the School of Law, La Trobe University, Australia. The journal is now accepting manuscripts for possible publication. Visit the GCPS webpage for additional information about the journal, instructions… Continue Reading

New issue of Law in Context: ‘Ageing and the Law’

Law in Context Journal La Trobe Law School Ageing Legal History Turns

This Special Issue of Law in Context comprises six articles addressing some pressing issues of law and policy that arise from Australia’s ageing population. One article examines the legality of restraint of persons with dementia in Western Australia against the backdrop… Continue Reading

New issue of Law in Context: ‘Legal History Turns’

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This Special Issue of Law in Context concerns legal history turns – that is, new directions or volte-faces in legal history and its interdisciplinarity. Legal history turns include deviations from historically-situated interpretations and practices in law and legal scholarship. The… Continue Reading