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Statement in support of the Australian Human Rights Commission

ICJV endorses the open letter drafted by leading legal academics in support of the independence of the Australian Human Rights Commission and its President, Prof Gillian Triggs. ICJV stands in support of the independence of its national human rights institution and disapproves of the ill-founded statements made by the Australian Executive Government questioning the integrity […]

Timor Leste – Law Council of Australia Media Statement

International Commission of Jurists Victoria endorses the statement made by the Law council of Australia. ICJV, as an organisation committed to rule of law and sound administration of justice, extends an offer of support for the legal profession in Timor Leste. Statement of support

David Hicks v. USA

By Lex Lasry QC, Independent Legal Observer for the Law Council of Australia (24 July 2007) Download Report Summary Download Final Report David Hicks and Guantanamo Bay Report by ICJ Special Rapporteur, Peter Vickery QC (1 June 2006) Download Final Report

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