Oxford, United Kingdom : Hart Publishing, 2014.
xxx, 462 pages ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: Righting Australian law / Heather Douglas, Francesca Bartlett, Trish Luker and Rosemary Hunter Reflections on rewriting the law / Heather Douglas, Francesca Bartlett, Trish Luker and Rosemary Hunter Kartinyeri v. The Commonwealth  HCA 22. Commentary / Kathy Bowrey ; First nations stories, grandmother's law : too many stories to tell / Irene Watson R. v. Pearson; ex parte Sipka  HCA 6. Feminism and the franchise / Elisa Arcioni ; Judgment / Kim Rubenstein Dietrich v. R.  HCA 57. Commentary / Margaret Davies ; Judgment / Reg Graycar and Jenny Morgan Lodge v. Federal Commissioner of Taxation  HCA 49. Commentary / Ann O'Connell ; Judgment / Kerrie Sadiq Re Minister of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs; ex parte Applicants S134/2002  HCA 1. Roqia's story : refugees and natural justice in the court of public opinion / Mary Cook ; Judgment / Charlotte Steer Appellant S395/2002 v. Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs  HCA 71. Commentary / Wayne Morgan ; Judgment / Nan Seuffert Wildlife Preservation Society of Queensland Proserpine/Whitsunday Branch Inc. v. Minister of the Environment and Heritage  FCA 736. Judgment / Jacqueline Peel ; Judgment / Lee Godden Cattanach v. Melchoir  HCA 38. The economic value of human relationships : Cattanach v. Melchior revisited / Isabel Karpin ; Judgment / Kylie Burns ACCC v. Keshow  FCA 558. Unconscionability, education and indigenous women / Bronwyn Naylor ; Judgment / Heron Loban Louth v. Diprose  HCA 61. Give and take : unconscionablilty and the pervasiveness of gender stereotypes / Paula Baron ; Judgment / Francesca Bartlett Trustees of the property of John Daniel Cummins, a bankrupt v. Cummins  HCA 6. Formal equality and third party interests in the family home / Francesca Bartlett ; Judgment / Lisa Sarmas Parker v. R.  HCA 14. Reconsidering precedent / Heather Douglas ; Judgment / Adrian Howe Taikato v. R.  HCA 28. A well-founded fear? : giving context to self-defence / Julie Stubbs ; Judgment / Penny Crofts and Isabella Alexander PGA v. R.  HCA 21. Admitting legal wrongs / Ngaire Naffine ; Judgment / Wendy Larcombe and Mary Heath RPS v. R.  HCA 3. Commentary / Katherine Biber ; Judgment / Helen O'Sullivan Phillips v. R.  HCA 4. Locating consent in similar-fact cases / Mehera San Roque ; Judgment / Annie Cossins R. v. Webster  NSWSC 70012/90. Truth in sentencing : the narration of judgment / Kirsty Duncanson ; Judgment / Honni van Rijswijk and Lesley Townsley R. v. Middendorp  VSC 202. Defensive Homicide / JaneMaree Maher ; Judgment / Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Danielle Tyson and Jude McCulloch R. v. Morgan  VSCA 15. Intersectionality and indigenous sentencing courts / Heather Douglas ; Judgment / Elena Marchetti and Janet Ransley U. v. U.  HCA 36. Commentary / Rachael Field ; Judgment / Jonathan Crowe Goode and Goode  FamCA 1346. The practice of feminist judgment in family law / Ann Genovese ; Judgment / Zoe Rathus and Renata Alexander JM v. QFG and GK  QCA 228. Commentary / Paula Gerber ; Judgment / Anita Stuhmcke McLeod v. Power  FMCA 2. Commentary / Katherine Gelber ; Judgment / Jennifer Nielsen The state of New South Wales v. Amery  HCA 14. The indirection of sex discrimination / Margaret Thornton ; Judgment / Beth Gaze In the matter of Djappari (re Tuckiar)  FNCA 1. Commentary / Thalia Anthony ; Judgment / Nicole Watson.
This book presents a collection of alternative judgments in a series of Australian legal cases by feminist academics, lawyers and activists explaining the legal and historical context and what the feminist re-writing does differently to the original case.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.