Julian Burnside

Julian Burnside AO QC is an Australian barrister who principally practises in commercial litigation, trade practices and administrative law. He is also a human rights and refugee advocate, and an author of several books, including Watching Brief: Reflections on Human Rights, Law and Justice (Scribe, 2007).


The collapse of values

EssayTHE ARRIVAL OF the MV Tampa in Australian waters in 2001 was misrepresented to the public as a threat to national sovereignty. The people on the Tampa were rescued at the request of the Australian government. They comprised for...

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