Upholding the Australian Constitution, Volume 4
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Proceedings of the Fourth Conference of The Samuel Griffith Society

Chancellor On The Park Hotel, Brisbane; 29--31 July, 1994

Copyright 1994 by The Samuel Griffith Society. All rights reserved.


Contents

John Stone
Foreword

Dinner Address
S E K Hulme, AM, QC
Hit and Myth in the Law Courts

John Stone
Introductory Remarks

Chapter One
Dr Geoffrey Partington
The Aetiology of Mabo

Chapter Two
Dr John Forbes
Proving Native Title

Chapter Three
Dr Colin Howard
The High Court

Chapter Four
Ian Callinan, QC
An Over-Mighty Court?

Chapter Five
Senator Rod Kemp
International Tribunals and the Attack on Australian Democracy

Chapter Six
Ray Evans
The Basel Convention : Why National Sovereignty is Important

Chapter Seven
John Stone
White-Anting the Constitution :The Constitutional Centenary Foundation

Appendices to Chapter Seven

Chapter Eight
Lloyd Waddy, QC
The Republic : Will Blinky be the only Bill?

Chapter Nine
Professor Geoffrey de Q Walker
Direct Democracy and Citizen Law-Making

Chapter Ten
David Russell, QC
The Constitution and our State Constitutions

Closing Remarks
The Rt Hon Sir Harry Gibbs, GCMG, AC, KBE
Closing Remarks

Appendix I
Contributors