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Veterinary science student rewarded for dedication

February 24th, 2017

Second year veterinary science student Kelly Algar has been named as the Pearson Student of the Year in the science, computer science and IT category for her academic achievement and personal dedication.

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Explainer: how Australia decides who is a genuine refugee

February 23rd, 2017

Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny

Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny from Murdoch University’s School of Law explains the refugee determination process in Australia for the Conversation.

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Law School cements place amongst the best

February 23rd, 2017

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The Murdoch Law School has cemented its place amongst the top moot schools in Australia.

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Opinion: High Court confirms Rod Culleton is not a senator – so what happens next?

February 4th, 2017

Lorraine Finlay explains what happens next in the Rod Culleton saga

The High Court on Friday put a decisive end to the debate over the eligibility of Rod Culleton to serve as a senator for Western Australia, so what happens now? Murdoch's School of Law Lecturer, Lorraine Finlay explains.

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Murdoch alumnus becomes Australia’s youngest High Court Judge

November 30th, 2016

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Murdoch alumnus James Edelman has been appointed to the High Court of Australia.

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Opinion: Have Western Australians elected an ineligible One Nation Senate candidate?

July 13th, 2016

Law lecturer Lorraine Finlay

In an article for The Conversation, Lorraine Finlay from Murdoch’s School of Law unravels the complex legalities of whether One Nation’s lead Senate candidate in WA, Rod Culleton, is eligible to stand for election.

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Michael Kirby to give free public lecture at Murdoch

October 18th, 2011

Former Justice of the High Court the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG will give a free public lecture at Murdoch University on October 26.

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Governor to deliver major public lecture

August 22nd, 2011

His Excellency Mr Malcolm McCusker, AO QC, Governor of Western Australia, will deliver the 2011 Banksia Association Lecture on Monday 5 September, 2011.

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Law School turns 20

December 13th, 2010

Murdoch’s Law School has celebrated its 20th anniversary with the launch of a book, Murdoch Law School: The Search for Excellence.

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Murdoch students win international law competition

August 17th, 2010

A team of Murdoch law students has won the International Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Moot at Hong Kong’s City University, overall winner in both the arbitration and mediation sections of the competition.

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