Panel Discussion: ‘Free speech – how far is too far?’

La Trobe Law School La Trobe University

Millions are using technology every day to share, shame and celebrate, making social media both a powerful and destructive tool of free speech. But there are many unresolved questions of regulation and legal liability. Is the law keeping pace with… Continue Reading

The Meaning of “threat to the person’s life or liberty” in the Migration Act

By Craig Over In Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v WZAPN; WZARV v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2015] HCA 22, the High Court of Australia ruled that, under the Migration Act 1958 (Cth),‘a threat to the person’s life of liberty’… Continue Reading

Book Launch: Roger Douglas, Law, Liberty and the Pursuit of Terrorism (2014)

The La Trobe Law School invites you to the launch of Law, Liberty and the Pursuit of Terrorism by Roger Douglas on Tuesday 14 April 2015 at the State Library of Victoria. The book will be launched by Bret Walker SC.… Continue Reading