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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
The Government has commenced the consultation process to appoint a new Justice of the High Court of Australia.
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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
I congratulate all those involved for their dedication and tireless efforts to successfully bring to justice the person responsible for the 1994 bombing of the National Crime Authority in Adelaide.
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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
Flood-affected communities across NSW will be able to obtain free legal advice as a result of a $3 million funding investment to aid ongoing relief and recovery.
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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
I am pleased to announce that Mr Michael Berry SC has been appointed as a judge of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (FCFC) (Division 1) as a result of his appointment as a judge of the Family Court of Western Australia (FCWA) on 7 June 2022.
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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
The Government notes the decision of the High Court of Australia in Alexander v Minister for Home Affairs [2022].
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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
Today we celebrate three decades of the landmark High Court decision Mabo v Qld (No 2) and honour the legacy of the man behind that ruling, Eddie Koiki Mabo.
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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of the former Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, The Hon Sir Francis Gerard Brennan AC KBE GBS QC.
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The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP
I would like to thank my Labor colleagues, and Prime Minister Albanese for the trust they have shown in appointing me Attorney-General of Australia.
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