Anita Mackay

La Trobe Law School

Senior Lecturer

La Trobe University

Bundoora, VIC 3083 3142

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Overcrowding in Australian Prisons: The Human Rights Implications

Precedent, 37, Issue 128, May/June 2015
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Jul 2015
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
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Australian prisons, human rights, overcrowding

Human Rights Law Compliance in Prisons: What Can Australia Learn from the Nordic Approach?

20(1) Australian Journal of Human Rights 31, 2014
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2018
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
Downloads 180 (172,600)

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prisons, human rights, Nordic region, Australia, OPCAT

Human Rights Law Compliance in Prisons: What Can Australia Learn from the Nordic Approach?

20(1) Australian Journal of Human Rights 31, La Trobe Law School - Law & Justice Research Paper Series Paper No. 16-18
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2018
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
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Who Gets a Better Deal? Women and Prenuptial Agreements in Australia and the USA

University of Western Sydney Law Review, Vol. 7, p. 109, 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Jan 2012
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
Downloads 150 (201,811)

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prenuptial agreement, women, USA, Australia, family law, Mackay

The Evolutionary Interpretation of Treaties and the Right to Marry: Why Article 23(2) of the ICCPR Should Be Re-Interpreted to Encompass Same-Sex Marriage

George Washington International Law Review, Forthcoming, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 16-38
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2017
Oscar I. Roos and Anita Mackay
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and La Trobe Law School
Downloads 78 (322,697)

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International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, Art 23(2), same-sex marriage, general rule of treaty interpretation, Vienna Convention on the Interpretation of Treaties, Art 31, contemporary evolutionary interpretation

The Evolutionary Interpretation of Treaties and the Right to Marry: Why Article 23(2) of the ICCPR Should Be Re-Interpreted to Encompass Same-Sex Marriage

(2017) 49(4) George Washington International Law Review 879
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Sep 2017
Oscar I. Roos and Anita Mackay
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and La Trobe Law School
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The Evolutionary Interpretation of Treaties and the Right to Marry: Why Article 23(2) of the ICCPR Should Be Re-Interpreted to Encompass Same-Sex Marriage

George Washington International Law Review, Forthcoming, La Trobe Law School - Law & Justice Research Paper Series Paper No. 16-17
Posted: 19 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Oscar I. Roos and Anita Mackay
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and La Trobe Law School

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Stubbing Out Smoking in Prisons: Bans Are an Ineffective Mechanism

39(2) Alternative Law Journal 99 (2014)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2016
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
Downloads 112 (252,913)

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prisons, smoking, bans, second-hand smoke exposure

Lawyers, Confidentiality and Whistleblowing: Lessons from the McCabe Tobacco Litigation

Melbourne University Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 3, 2017, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 754, La Trobe Law School - Law & Justice Research Paper Series Paper No. 1710
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, University of Adelaide - School of Law and La Trobe Law School
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lawyers, whistleblowers

Lawyers, Confidentiality and Whistleblowing: Lessons from the McCabe Tobacco Litigation

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 3, 2017, La Trobe Law School - Law & Justice Research Paper Series Paper No. 1710
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, University of Adelaide - School of Law and La Trobe Law School
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Recent Developments in Sexual Harassment Law: Towards a New Model

Deakin Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, p. 189, 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jan 2012
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
Downloads 98 (277,279)

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sexual harassment, Sex Discrimination Act 1984, positive duties, Mackay

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Harm Suffered by Children in Immigration Detention: Can Tort Law Provide Redress?

Tort Law Review, Vol. 14, p. 16, 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
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children, immigration detention, tort law, vicarious liability, non-delegable duties, Commonwealth liability, Mackay

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The Road to the ACT’s First Prison (the Alexander Maconochie Centre) Was Paved with Rehabilitative Intentions

(2012) 11(1) Canberra Law Review 33
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Sep 2012
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
Downloads 47 (410,960)
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A Strategic Framework for Implementing Human Rights in Closed Environments

(2015) 41 Monash University Law Review 218, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015/17
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Bronwyn Naylor, Julie Debeljak and Anita Mackay
RMIT University - Graduate School of Business and Law, Monash University - Faculty of Law and La Trobe Law School
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human rights, detention, regulation, detainees, prisons, immigration detention, culture change

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Lawyers, Confidentiality and Whistleblowing: Lessons from the McCabe Tobacco Litigation

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 3, 2017, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 764
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, University of Adelaide - School of Law and La Trobe Law School
Downloads 35 (459,032)

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McCabe, litigation, whistleblowing

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Legal Challenge to the Smoking Ban at Thomas Embling Hospital: The Application of the Victorian Charter

Alternative Law Journal (2016) 41(4)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 09 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2017
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
Downloads 33 (467,896)

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A Shift in the United Nations Human Rights Committee's Jurisprudence on Marriage Equality? An Analysis of Two Recent Communications from Australia

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 42, 2019, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 19-07 (2019)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Sep 2019
Oscar I. Roos and Anita Mackay
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and La Trobe Law School
Downloads 19 (563,727)

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marriage equality, non-discrimination, human rights, civil rights

A Shift in the United Nations Human Rights Committee's Jurisprudence on Marriage Equality? An Analysis of Two Recent Communications from Australia

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 2, 2019 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2019
Oscar I. Roos and Anita Mackay
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and La Trobe Law School
Downloads 9 (633,734)

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Same-Sex Marriage; LGBT Rights; Human Rights; Human Rights Committee; Non-Discrimination

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Operationalising Human Rights Law in Australia: Establishing a Human Rights Culture in the New Canberra Prison and Transforming the Culture of Victoria Police

(2014) 31 Law in Context 261
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2017
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School
Downloads 22 (526,426)
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human rights, prison, police, closed environments

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Introduction: Implementing Human Rights in Closed Environments

(2014) 31 Law in Context 1
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2016
Anita Mackay, Julie Debeljak and Bronwyn Naylor
La Trobe Law School, Monash University - Faculty of Law and RMIT University - Graduate School of Business and Law
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A Watershed in Committee Evidence Gathering: Victorian Parliament’s Inquiry Into the CFA Training College at Fiskville

(2018) 33(2) Australasian Parliamentary Review 94-117
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2019
Anita Mackay and John Aliferis
La Trobe Law School and Independent
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parlimentary committee inquiry, evidence, inquiries, powers, document discovery

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Comparing Commissions, Inquests and Inquiries: Lessons From Processes Concerning Family Violence and Child Protection in Victoria

Monash University Law Review (2019) 45(3), Forthcoming
Posted: 19 Dec 2019
Anita Mackay and Jacob McCahon
La Trobe Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Protecting Victims and Vulnerable Witnesses Participating in Royal Commissions: Lessons from the 2016-2017 Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory

(2019) 29 Journal of Judicial Administration 3
Posted: 01 Nov 2019
Taylah Cramp and Anita Mackay
affiliation not provided to SSRN and La Trobe Law School

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Royal Commissions, vulnerable witnesses, participation

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Article 10(1) of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and Australian Prisons

(2017) Australian Journal of Human Rights DOI: 10.1080/1323238X.2017.1397095
Posted: 14 Dec 2017
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School

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Human Rights, Australian Prisons, Humanity, Respect, Compliance, United Nations Human Rights Committee, Justice Reinvestment

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The Relevance of the United Nations Mandela Rules for Australian Prisons

(2017) 42(4) Alternative Law Journal 279-85
Posted: 30 Nov 2017
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School

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Human Rights, Prisons, Standard Guidelines for Corrections in Australia, Compliance

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The Human Rights Implications of Smoking Bans in Closed Environments: What Australia May Learn from the International Experience

(2016) 46 International Journal of Law Crime and Justice 13-30
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2016
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School

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Smoking, Human rights, Prisons, Psychiatric settings, Bans, Legal decisions

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Human Rights Protections for People with Mental Health and Cognitive Disability in Prisons

(2015) 22(6) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 842-868
Posted: 15 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2016
Anita Mackay
La Trobe Law School

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Australia, compliance, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, human rights, international law. mental illness, prisons