Federal Discrimination Law is produced by the Commission’s legal section and provides an overview of the federal unlawful discrimination laws and examines the significant issues that have arisen in...
2012 DA v Commonwealth of Australia(Department Federal Police)Report into discrimination in employment on the basis of criminal record  AusHRC 59
Summary: The Full Court of the Federal Court restrained the Minister for Immigration and Citizenship from removing the applicant asylum seeker to Afghanistan until his claims for protection have been assessed according to law. The Court held that...
SUMMARY: Two sets of decisions issued last week by the High Court of Australia highlight the need for continuing discussion of options for improved legislative frameworks to protect freedom of expression and other human rights.
The legal section of the Commission publishes regular articles on human rights law, designed for legal practitioners. These appear in NSW Law Society Journal and other Law Society publications across Australia.
Change and Continuity: Review of the Federal Unlawful Discrimination JurisdictionSeptember 2000 - September 2002This review was prepared following legislative changes affecting the enforceability of decisions made under federal discrimination law.