murdoch school of law
November 7th, 2016
In an article for The Conversation, Murdoch law academics review a case, now dismissed, brought against three Queensland students who were alleged to have breached controversial section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act.
June 14th, 2016
Murdoch University criminology students have been helping WA Police tackle crime while gaining invaluable work experiences during three-month long internships.
October 21st, 2015
Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny from Murdoch's School of Law checks assertions made by politicians on the ABC's Q&A about asylum seeker children in detention in an article for The Conversation.
March 12th, 2015
In an article co-authored for The Conversation, Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny from Murdoch’s School of Law comments on Tony Abbott’s controversial response to a United Nations report which criticises Australia’s human rights record in relation to its treatment of asylum seekers and refugees.
March 4th, 2015
In an article co-written for The Conversation, Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny from the School of Law assesses the truth of Senator George Brandis’ statement that 1200 asylum seekers are estimated to have died at sea during the last Labor government.
February 16th, 2015
A high-achieving Murdoch University law student has been presented with her second Excellence Award by an organisation that creates private sector internship opportunities for talented Indigenous university students.
January 19th, 2015
As reports of hunger strikes among asylum seekers in the Manus Island detention centre continue to emerge, Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny is among a group of academics to argue that the Abbott government’s refusal to negotiate could lead to deaths.
May 5th, 2014
Questions about the law and legal systems will be debated and discussed at the Australian Society of Legal Philosophy (ASLP) annual conference and book symposium at Murdoch University’s School of Law in June.
January 12th, 2012
Murdoch University has appointed European international law rights expert Professor Jürgen Bröhmer as its new Dean of the School of Law.