LLS Staff Seminar #2: Love and Law in the Colonial Archive: Reflections on Australian Breach of Promise of Marriage Cases

Dr Alecia Simmonds La Trobe Law School

In the second La Trobe Law School Staff Seminar for 2016, Dr Alecia Simmonds, Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow in the Faculty of Law at UTS will analyse Breach of Promise cases from the nineteenth century to examine the relationship between marriage… Continue Reading

Same-Sex Marriage Highlights Difference in Australian and United State Constitutional Arrangements

By¬†Craig Over On June 6 the Supreme Court of the United States of America ruled in Obergefell v Hodges by a majority of 5:4 that a denial of marriage recognition of gays and lesbians was a denial of a fundamental… Continue Reading