John William Tobin

University of Melbourne - Law School

University Square

185 Pelham Street, Carlton

Victoria, Victoria 3010

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Right to Health in International Law: Introduction

John Tobin, THE RIGHT TO HEALTH IN INTERNATIONAL LAW, Oxford University Press, 2011, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 562
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2011
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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international law, health, human rights

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To Prohibit or Permit: What Is the (Human) Rights Response to the Practice of International Commercial Surrogacy?

International & Comparative Law Quarterly, Vol. 63, No. 2, 2014, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 689
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Aug 2014
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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international law, children's rights, commercial surrogacy, human rights law, private international law, women's rights

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Justifying Children's Rights

International Journal of Children's Rights, Vol. 21, 2013, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 693
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 07 Aug 2014
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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children's rights, human rights law, international law

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Seeking to Persuade: A Constructive Approach to Human Rights Treaty Interpretation

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 23, 2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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human rights

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Judging the Judges: Are They Adopting the Rights Approach in Matters Involving Children?

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 2, 2009, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 456
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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children's rights, human rights law

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The Convention of the Rights of the Child: The Rights and Best Interests of Children Conceived Through Assisted Reproduction

THE CONVENTION OF THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD: THE RIGHTS AND BEST INTERESTS OF CHILDREN CONCEIVED THROUGH ASSISTED REPRODUCTION, Victorian Law Reform Commission, 2004, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 541
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 27 May 2011
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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assisted reproductive technology, childrens rights

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Courts and the Construction of Childhood: A New Way of Thinking

Forthcoming in Law and Childhood Studies: Current Legal Issues, M Freeman (ed), Oxford University Press, 2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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children, children's rights, childhood

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The Involuntary, Non-Therapeutic Sterilisation of Women and Girls with an Intellectual Disability - Can it Ever Be Justified?

Victoria University Law & Justice Journal, Vol. 3, 2013, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 698
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Aug 2014
John William Tobin and Elliot Luke
University of Melbourne - Law School and Cambridge University
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international law, intellectual disability, sterilisation, women, girls

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Donor Conceived Individuals and Access to Information about Their Genetic Origins: The Relevance and Role of Rights

Journal of Law and Medicine, 2012 Forthcoming, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 591
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 May 2012
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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human rights, donor-conceived

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Seeking Clarity in Relation to the Principle of Complementarity: Reflections on the Recent Contributions of Some International Bodies

Melbourne Journal of International Law, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2007, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Nov 2007
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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human rights law, humanitarian law, complement, co-existence, conflict

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Assessing GLBTI Refugee Claims: Using Human Rights Law to Shift the Narrative of Persecution within Refugee Law

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Forthcoming, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 586
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 May 2012
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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Refugee law, human rights, sexual orientation

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Should Discrimination in Victoria's Religious Schools Be Protected? Using the Victorian Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act to Achieve the Right Balance

U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 564
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2011
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School
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discrimination, religious schools, Victorian Charter of Human Rights

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Article 33: Protection from Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances

A Commentary to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, John Tobin and Philip Alston (eds), Oxford University Press (Forthcoming), U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 727
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Mar 2016
Damon Barrett and John William Tobin
Faculty of Law, Stockholm University and University of Melbourne - Law School
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international law, children's rights, illicit drugs

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The International Obligation to Abolish Traditional Practices Harmful to Children's Health: What Does it Mean and Require of States?

Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 373-396, 2009
Posted: 31 Aug 2009
John William Tobin
University of Melbourne - Law School

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Public International Law and the Regulation of Private Spaces: Does the Convention on the Rights of the Child Impose an Obligation on States to Allow Gay and Lesbian Couples to Adopt?

International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family, Vol. 23, Issue 1, pp. 110-131, 2009
Posted: 13 Mar 2009
John William Tobin and Ruth McNair
University of Melbourne - Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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