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Conservative amendments to same-sex marriage bill would make Australia’s laws the world’s weakest


Gogarty, B and Hilkemeijer, A, Conservative amendments to same-sex marriage bill would make Australia's laws the world's weakest, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 26 November 2017 (2017) [Magazine Article]

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On Monday the Senate will start debating a series of proposals to limit the scope of marriage equality reforms. If they are agreed, Australia would be the only country effectively to have wound back laws prohibiting sexual orientation discrimination after legislating to protect them.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:discrimination law human rights
Research Division:Law and Legal Studies
Research Group:Public law
Research Field:Constitutional law
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Justice and the law
Objective Field:Law reform
UTAS Author:Gogarty, B (Associate Professor Brendan Gogarty)
UTAS Author:Hilkemeijer, A (Ms Anja Hilkemeijer)
ID Code:122749
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:Law
Deposited On:2017-11-27
Last Modified:2017-11-27

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