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The National Brief #2

It is one hundred years since Edith Cowan was elected to the WA Parliament, becoming only the second woman in the common law world (and the first in Australia) to do so, President Matthew Howard SC writes in the second ABA National Brief.

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Australian Bar Association marks 2021 International Women’s Day

The Australian Bar Association (ABA) marks International Women’s Day by celebrating women’s achievement in the law, acknowledging the challenges which women continue to face within the profession, and reiterating its commitment to fostering a respectful...

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Address at the Swearing In of the Hon. Gleeson J as a Justice of the High Court of Australia to welcome the Honourable Justice Jacqueline Gleeson (Monday 1 March 2021)

Speech by President of the Australian Bar Association Matthew Howard SC on the occasion of the swearing-in of the Honourable Justice Jacqueline Gleeson of the High Court of Australia.

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