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Australian Bill of Rights – Undermining national and democratic sovereignty

Posted on the 28 July, 2009 at 1:00 pm Written by in The People's Charter

On page 97 of Don’t Leave Us with the Bill: The case against and Australian Bill of Rights edited by Julian Leeser and Ryan Haddrick, The Menzies Research Centre 2009 the authors argue three broad objections against an Australian Bill of Rights, that it would

  • Undermine national and democratic sovereignty
  • Perverse outcomes of law and policy
  • Not effective at protecting rights anyway