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DLS represented at the Australian Legal Research Awards 2024

News | July 16, 2024 The winners of the 2024 Australian Research Awards (ALRA) have recently been announced and several members of Deakin Law School have supported the ALRA's in the roles of nominees and judges.

Report finds ‘clear need’ for an Australian Human Rights Act. What difference would it make?

Research | June 24, 2024 This week, the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights reported on its Inquiry into Australia’s Human Rights Framework. By majority, it recommended the federal government introduce an Australian Human Rights Act.

Australia can have a future for the gas industry, or meet its climate commitments – but not both

News | May 15, 2024 The federal government's expansionary plans for gas extraction and export are at odds with its commitments to reaching net zero carbon emissions, writes Deakin Law School energy expert Professor Samantha Hepburn.
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