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Summer 2017 edition of AUTLaw
New hybrid court model a way to deliver justice to victims of United Nations Peacekeeper abuse
New hybrid court model a way to deliver ...
06 Mar, 2018
AUT law academic Cassandra Mudgway has offered a way forward for victims of sexual exploitation and abuse committed by United Nations peacekeepers.
AUT increases presence in QS subject ran...
05 Mar, 2018
New global rankings show AUT now has 13 subjects ranked, with two of them featuring in the top 50 in the world.
AUT Law Professor on Law Reform Committe...
06 Nov, 2017
Warren Brookbanks, Professor of Criminal Law and Justice Studies and founder and director of AUT’s Centre for Non-Adversarial Justice, has been appointed ...
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Kris Gledhill's inaugural professorial a...
Tuesday 16 Oct, 4:30pm - 6pm
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Richard Pidgeon
Samantha Hiew
Phillip Osborne
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