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Australian Women Lawyers As Active Citizens Exhibition Launched.

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Date: 18 November 2016
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Australian Women Lawyers As Active Citizens is the newest exhibition to be supported by the Australian Women’s Archives Project. It was launched at the National Library of Australia on …

Congratulations, Chief Justice Catherine Holmes

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Date: 15 September 2015
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Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has appointed a new Chief Justice, Catherine Holmes. A founding member of the Queensland Women’s Legal Service, Holmes has enjoyed a prominent profile in Queensland …

‘A woman of many firsts’: Dame Quentin Bryce and ‘normalising the unusual’.

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Date: 27 March 2014
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Dame Quentin Bryce’s term as the twentieth-fifth  Governor General of  Australia, and the first woman to be appointed to the position,
officially ended on March 26th, 2014. A woman of many …

Law is failing women – Report of the National Attrition and Re-engagment Study released.

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Date: 21 March 2014
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A landmark study by the Law Council of Australia has found that women face significant levels of discrimination, with one of the study’s key figures telling …

Kim Rubenstein delivers the 53rd National Council of Women of Victoria’s Australia Day Address

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Date: 28 January 2014
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Trailblazing Women and the Law project leader, Professor Kim Rubesnstein, was honoured to be invited by the National Council of Women of Victoria to deliver their 53rd Australia Day address …