In October 2021, I was invited to comment on the Morrison Government's challenge to the controversial decision in Love and Thoms. I argued that the High Court has never been bound by its past decisions and - consistent with the principle of judicial independence - should not be discouraged from reconsidering them when it deems … Continue reading The controversial ‘Love’ decision – Comments in The Guardian Australia (16 October 2021)
Designing a political system from the ground up is no doubt a complex and contentious challenge. This challenge is something I have had ample opportunity to contemplate as I have studied Advanced Constitutional Law this semester. What is clear is that there are many different approaches that may be adopted, many different principles that may … Continue reading Why Originalism?