Does the government changing the constitution simply by redefining a word far beyond its originally intended use require a referendum?
Have we legislated for punishment of “precrime”, a notion of futuristic science fiction where you can be found guilty without evidence and punished for crimes you haven’t YET committed based on psychic technology?
Is Section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act in effect a blasphemy law: Shariah law by stealth?
My distinguished guest this week is Prof. Augusto Zimmermann LLB LLM PhD (Monash University). He is the former Law Reform Commissioner, Law Reform Commission of WA (2012-2017), a Fellow at the International Academy for the Study of the Jurisprudence of the Family (IASJF), recipient of the Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research, Murdoch University (2012), Editor-in-Chief, The Western Australian Jurist – the yearly academic publication of the Western Australian Legal Theory Association (WALTA), and the Senior Vice-President of the Liberal Party of WA Fremantle Division.
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