George Williams

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Kensington, New South Wales 2052

Australia

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What is 'Terrorism'? Problems of Legal Definition

University of NSW Law Journal, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 270-295, 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Ben Golder and George Williams
Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,327 (3,913)
Citation 2

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Terrorism, definition, legislation

What is Terrorism? Assessing Domestic Legal Definitions

UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, Vol. 16, 2011, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-16
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Keiran Hardy and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 418 (53,004)
Citation 2

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Reform of the Judicial Appointments Process: Gender and the Bench of the High Court of Australia

Melbourne University Law Review, Vol. 27, pp. 910-963, 2003
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
Rachel Davis and George Williams
University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 212 (94,442)
Citation 1

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Judical Appointment Process, Judges, Gender, High Court of Australia

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Can Tasmania Legislate for Same-Sex Marriage?

University of Tasmania Law Review, Vol. 31 No. 2, 2012, pp. 117-133, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-15
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Feb 2013
George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 138 (161,037)

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Removing Racism from Australia's Constitutional DNA

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 37, No. 3, at 151-155, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-40
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 132 (122,424)

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5.

Australian Courts and Social Media

Alternative Law Journal, Vol. 38, Issue 3, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-66
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Sep 2013
Alysia Blackham and George Williams
University of Cambridge and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 118 (159,187)

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Recognising Indigenous Peoples in the Australian Constitution: What the Constitution Should Say and How the Referendum Can Be Won

Land, Rights, Laws: Issues of Native Title, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 1-16, September 2011, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-25
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Jul 2012
George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 96 (141,726)
Citation 1

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7.

The Death Penalty in Australian Law

(2012) Sydney Law Review, Vol 34, pp.659-94, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-12
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Feb 2013
Jo Lennan and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 84 (204,941)

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Williams v Commonwealth - Commonwealth Executive Power and Australian Federalism

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2013, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-35
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Shipra Chordia, Andrew Lynch and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 83 (214,963)

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9.

Drafting a Replacement for the Races Power in the Australian Constitution

(2014) 25 Public Law Review 83, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-25
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Jun 2014
Rosalind Dixon and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 75 (196,894)

Abstract:

Australian Constitution, Races Power, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

10.

What Future for Australia's Control Order Regime?

(2013) Public Law Review, Vol.24, pp.182-208, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-67
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Sep 2013
Lisa Burton and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 74 (191,893)

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11.

Commonwealth Power over Higher Education

30 University of Queensland Law Journal 287-303, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-24
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jul 2012
George Williams and Sangeetha Pillai
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
Downloads 71 (250,274)

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12.

The Constitution and the Management of Water in Australia’s Rivers

Sydney Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 595-616, 2010, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2011-28
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2012
Paul Kildea and George Williams
University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 63 (248,377)

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13.

Terrorist, Traitor, or Whistleblower? Offences and Protections in Australia for Disclosing National Security Information

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2014, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-44
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Sep 2014
George Williams and Keiran Hardy
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 56 (258,124)

Abstract:

national security information disclosure, Australian Law, WikiLeaks, Snowden, Assange, Manning

14.

Heresy in the High Court? Federalism as a Constraint on Commonwealth Power

Federal Law Review Vol.41, Issue 1, 2013, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-55
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Aug 2013
David Paul Hume, Andrew Lynch and George Williams
Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 56 (239,168)

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15.

The Appointment of Ministers from Outside of Parliament

Federal Law Review (2012), Vol 40, Issue 2, pp.253-285., UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-51
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Nov 2012
Alysia Blackham and George Williams
University of Cambridge and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 56 (248,377)

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16.

The Future of the Australian Bill of Rights Debate

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2010-39
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Oct 2010
George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 53 (282,082)

Abstract:

Australia, Bill of Rights, Human Rights Law

17.

Beyond a Federal Structure: Is a Constitutional Commitment to a Federal Relationship Possible?

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 395-434, 2008, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2008-61
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 May 2009
Andrew Lynch and George Williams
University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 50 (299,084)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law

18.

Sunset Clauses in Australian Anti-Terror Laws

Adelaide Law Review, Vol. 33, 2012, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-14
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Feb 2013
Nicola McGarrity, Rishi Gulati and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 47 (256,130)

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The Australian Constitution and the Aid/Watch Case

(2011) 3 Cosmopolitan Civil Societies: An Interdisciplinary Journal 1-8, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-20
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 31 (352,609)

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20.

Achieving the Impossible: Winning the Referendum to Recognise Aboriginal Peoples in the Australian Constitution

The Australian Political Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Sydney Paper​,
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 May 2014 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 30 (345,772)

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21.

The Extraordinary Questioning and Detention Powers of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2012, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-13
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Feb 2013
Lisa Burton, Nicola McGarrity and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 30 (336,226)

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22.

The Integrity Function and ASIO's Extraordinary Questioning and Detention Powers

Monash University Law Review (Vol 38, No 3), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-29
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 May 2013
Lisa Burton and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 29 (359,545)

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The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2012 Statistics

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2013, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-65
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Sep 2013
Andrew Lynch and George Williams
University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 23 (378,413)

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24.

Commonwealth Executive Power and Australian Federalism

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 37, 2013, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-34
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
Andrew Lynch, Shipra Chordia and George Williams
University of New South Wales, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 22 (370,631)

Abstract:

High Court, Australia, Williams v Commonwealth, Federalism, Commonwealth Executive Power

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The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2013 Statistics

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2014, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-43
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Sep 2014
Andrew Lynch and George Williams
University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 15 (425,530)

Abstract:

High Court of Australia, decision making, 2013, constitutional cases

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The High Court Under Chief Justice Robert French

(2017) 91 Australian Law Journal 53, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Feb 2017
Harry Hobbs, Andrew Lynch and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW), Faculty of Law, Students, University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (299,084)

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High Court of Australia, Chief Justice, retirement, resignation, decision-making, constitution, executive power, Ch III, asylum seekers

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The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2015 Statistics

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 39, No. 3, 2016, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-72
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Oct 2016
Andrew Lynch and George Williams
University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (382,556)

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Australia, High Court, Constitutional law, decision-making, statistics, majority decisions, judicial coalitions

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The Constitution and Commonwealth Proposals for New Media Regulation

(2013) 18 Media and Arts Law Review 2, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 66
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Sep 2016
Paul Kildea and George Williams
University of New South Wales and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (495,534)

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Media Regulation, Corporations Power, Freedom of Speech

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A Human Rights Act for Queensland? Lessons from Recent Australian Experience

(2016) 41(2) Alternative Law Journal, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-42
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Aug 2016
George Williams and Daniel Reynolds
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (415,311)

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Australia, Bill of Rights, Queensland, human rights act, human rights, constitutional law

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Executive Oversight of Intelligence Agencies in Australia

In Goldman, ZK and Rascoff, SJ (eds), Global Intelligence Oversight: Governing Security in the Twenty‐First Century (2016), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-35,
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Jul 2016
Keiran Hardy and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (315,409)

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accountability, national security, FOI, Australia, intelligence agencies, executive oversight

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The Operation and Impact of Australia's Parliamentary Scrutiny Regime for Human Rights

(2015) Monash University Law Review, Volume 41(2), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-26
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Apr 2016
George Williams and Daniel Reynolds
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Australian Constitutional Framework, human rights, Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011, Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights

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Judges in Vice-Regal Roles

R Ananian-Welsh, G Williams, 'Judges in Vice-Regal Roles' (2015) 43(1) Federal Law Review 119-146
Posted: 06 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2015
Rebecca Ananian-Welsh and George Williams
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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Judicial Independence from the Executive: A First-Principles Review of the Australian Cases

Monash University Law Review, 40(3), 593-638 (2015)
Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Rebecca Ananian-Welsh and George Williams
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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The People's Choice: The Prisoner Franchise and the Constitutional Protection of Voting Rights in Australia

Election Law Journal, 8 2: 123-139, 2009
Posted: 20 Jun 2015
Graeme D. Orr and George Williams
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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