Semester 2, 2014

Public Law Summary Notes Weeks 1-12

22 pages

8,035 words




These notes include a summary of the following topics:
-Public law concepts and Sources of Constitutional Law
-The Australian Constitution
-The Legislature and Representative Government
-The Executive
-Accountability, Administrative Review, the Ombudsman and Freedom of Information
-The Judiciary
-Separation of Judicial Power
-Public International Law
-Human Rights in Australia
-Indigenous People and the Australian Public Law (includes discussion of proposed Indigenous recognition referendum)
-Contemporary Issues in Australian Public Law

These notes provide a succinct summary of weeks 1-12 lectures and readings. Cases are noted under relevant headings but are not discussed in detail (with exceptions i.e Mabo). Cases can be bought as part of a separate set.




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