The UK Human Rights Act as a ‘parliamentary model’ of rights protection: lessons for Australia
Venue: Australian Human Rights Commission, Sydney
Date:Tuesday 17 February 2009
Murray Hunt is currently Legal Advisor to the UK Parliament’s Joint Committee on Human Rights. He was a key founding member of Matrix Chambers, London and has specialised in
human rights law and public law.
This seminar covered:
- the operation of the UK Human Rights Act 10 years after its enactment; and
- the impact of the UK Human Rights Act on the UK Parliament.
- Introduction by The Hon Catherine Branson QC [mp3, 4 MB]
- Murray Hunt,
Legal Advisor to the UK Parliament’s Joint Committee on Human Rights [mp3, 38 MB]
- Questions and Answers [mp3, 39 MB]
Legal Advisor to the UK Parliament’s Joint Committee on Human Rights
Chair: The Hon Catherine Branson QC
President, Australian Human Rights Commission
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