Annual Fundraising Dinner 2016 with Patrick Dodson
Advocacy and Events
Following the resounding ‘Yes’ answer to same-sex marriage, ICJ Victoria calls on Parliament to amend the Marriage Act so that civil marriage is available to all couples, regardless of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or intersex status.
The ICJV recently made a submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee on the law of contempt. Read the ICJV’s Submission on the Law of Contempt Here
Thank you to all of our members and friends for coming along to support ICJ Victoria! We were lucky to hear extraordinary speeches from two guests. Firstly, Malaysian lawyer and the 2017 ICJ Bar Reader Mable Leong Pui Mun, and secondly, the former Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia the Hon Robert French […]
On 11 October 2017, the Hon Robert French AC delivered a speech at the ICJV’s Annual Fundraising Dinner entitled ‘International Law and Human Rights – Is Australia Out on a Limb?’ Read the Speech Here
The International Commission of Jurists expresses its concern over recent actions by Jakarta police and also Indonesian non-state mass organisations that served to intimidate and stigmatise the Indonesian Legal Aid Foundation Yayasan Lembaga Bantuan Hukum Indonesia (‘YLBHI’) and the Jakarta Legal Aid Institute, Lembaga Bantuan Hukum (‘LBH’) in Central Jakarta, Indonesia. ICJ reminds the Government […]