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A Day at the South Australian Courts for our Japanese Law Students

Adelaide Magistrates Court 01

Ten Japanese students from Meiji Gakuin University Law School in Tokyo enjoyed a field trip to the South Australian courts. Accompanied by program coordinator Cornelia Koch and law librarian Paula Everett, the group started its visit at the Supreme Court of South Australia.

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Japanese Law Students Visit Minter Ellison Legal and Consulting

Japanese Law Students Visit MinterEllison

In a new international program, Adelaide Law School has partnered with Meiji Gakuin University in Tokyo, Japan, to enable ten Japanese law students per year to spend one semester at the University of Adelaide. The English Language and Legal Studies Program is run jointly by the University of Adelaide Law School, the English Language Centre and the Department of Global Legal Studies at Meiji Gakuin University.

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Adelaide Magistrates Court Internship

April Zimmermann internship and supervisor

This summer, April Zimmermann undertook an internship with the Adelaide Magistrate’s Court as part of the Adelaide Law School’s Law and Justice Internship. April enjoyed her time at ‘the workhorse’ of SA’s courts.

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RUMLAE participation in Prof Ivan Shearer workshop and Red Cross forum on Journalists and the Law of Armed Conflict

Ivan Shearer and Red Cross Image

Prof Dale Stephens, A/Prof Matthew Stubbs and Dr Stacey Henderson participated in an International Law Memorial Workshop hosted by the University of South Australia to celebrate the work and scholarship of the late Professor Ivan Shearer RFD AM.  

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125th anniversary of the passing of the Adult Suffrage Bill in the South Australian Parliament

Academics visiting South Australian Parliament house library

Today is the 125th anniversary of the passing of the Adult Suffrage Bill in the South Australian Parliament. 

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New employability initiative through the Legal Practice Internship

Legal Practice Internship Beth presenting

This summer, the Adelaide Law School is launching a new employability initiative through the Legal Practice Internship.

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Decriminalisation not deregulation for SA abortion laws

Law

The independent South Australian Law Reform Institute (SALRI) based at the University of Adelaide has recommended major changes to South Australian abortion laws in its report to the Attorney General published today.

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RUMLAE Director presents at Leadership Seminar at The Australian Tax Office

 Prof Dale Stephens and Ms Samantha Papavasiliou

RUMLAE Director Professor Dale Stephens recently provided a keynote presentation at The Australian Tax Office (ATO) 'Leadership Skills Day'.

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Adelaide academics attend 2019 Legal Education Research Conference

2019 Legal Education Research Conference

Some of our Adelaide Law School academics are this week attending Legal Education Research Conference UNSW Law School.

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The rate of imprisonment in ex-service men

International affairs

Last week, two researchers from Research Unit on Military Law and Ethics, Kellie Toole and Elaine Waddell, presented at the Global Alliance Conference on Post-Traumatic Stress. They discussed their preliminary findings on why ex-service men are in prison at twice the rate of the general population.

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