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Seminars, interviews & commentary    May 29, 2006  
Sedition discussion paper - ALRC

Journalists and artists overreacted to the government’s sedition laws, according to the Australian Law Reform Commission’s David Weisbrot. In fact, the legislation was a considerable improvement on the old version of sedition. Even so, the ALRC would like to see greater protections for freedom of expression ... more

Seminars, interviews & commentary    May 25, 2006  
Defamation seminar - Richard McHugh and David Rolph

New Defamation Act “overwhelmingly favourable” to defendants, but more contentious is the future of private lives. Thank heavens there’ll still be plenty of “interlocutory disturbances” ... more