Skip navigation
Skip navigation

A bad trip for health-related human rights: Implications of Momcilovic v the Queen (2011) 85 ALJR 957

Vines, Tim; Faunce, Thomas


Momcilovic v The Queen (2011) 85 ALJR 957; [2011] HCA 34 arose from a prosecution for drug trafficking brought under the Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981 (Vic). The Australian High Court held that the Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006 (Vic) (the Charter) validly conferred a power on the Victorian Supreme Court and Court of Appeal to interpret legislation in a manner consistent with a defined list of human rights. By a slim majority it also held that the...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Law and Medicine
Access Rights: Open Access


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Faunce_A_bad_trip_for_health-related_2012.pdf106.53 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  17 November 2022/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator