RMIT Juris Doctor Students Campaign to Improve Human Rights



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The students, Brigette Rose, Frank Aloe, Helen Metzger, Luke Fowler and Veronica Snip worked under the supervision of staff at the RMITĀ Centre for Innovative JusticeĀ (CIJ) to create aĀ reportĀ for the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC).

The conclusion of the report was that the nation would benefit from a federal human rights charter.

At the reportā€™s launch in May, AHRC president Gillian Triggs noted that Australia is the only common law country in the world that doesnā€™t have a charter of human rights. …