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Event: Business and the Rule of Law

Today, the Rule of Law Institute co-hosted an event with the Australian Institute of Company Directors, attended by leading members of the Australian legal and business worlds.

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Sir Frank Gavan Duffy

William Shrubb writes about Australia’s fourth Chief Justice, Sir Frank Gavan Duffy, whose 164th birthday is today.

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Crimes rates in Australia

The latest ABS crime victimisation report is mainly good news for Australians, but some key rule of law concerns remain, William Shrubb says.

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Judicial appointments: US and Australia

The recent death of US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has raised interest in judicial appointment methods in the Unites States and Australia. William Shrubb takes a look.

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Open access to government

The 25th anniversary of Question Time broadcasts, and the 150th anniversary of Hansard in Victoria, remind us of the importance of open access to government. William Shrubb has more.

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Courts and Social Media

Why would courts use social media? What are some of the issues they face in joining the ever changing 24 hour new-media cycle? Robert Size takes a look.

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The ICTY and the Rule of Law

In her first post in a new series, Uzma Sherieff examines the work of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), and discusses its legacy as its work nears completion.

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