2017 Judgment Summaries

 

November

15 November 2017

HFM045 v Republic of Nauru [2017] HCA 50 (PDF 23K) (RTF 604K)

8 November 2017

Thorne v Kennedy [2017] HCA 49 (PDF 297K) (RTF 619K)

Van Beelen v The Queen [2017] HCA 48 (PDF 295K) (RTF 609K)

October

27 October 2017

In the matters of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Senator The Hon Matthew Canavan, Mr Scott Ludlam, Ms Larissa Waters, Senator Malcolm Roberts, The Hon Barnaby Joyce MP, Senator The Hon Fiona Nash and Senator Nick Xenophon [2017] HCA 45 (PDF 40K) (RTF 624k)

18 October 2017

For judgment:

BRF038 v The Republic of Nauru [2017] HCA 44 (PDF 290K) (RTF 605K)

Brown & Anor v The State of Tasmania [2017] HCA 43 (PDF 296K) (RTF 626K)

For publication of reasons:

Koani v The Queen [2017] HCA 42 (PDF 291K) (RTF 605K)

11 October 2017

The Director of Public Prosecutions v Dalgliesh (A Pseudonym) [2017] HCA 41 (PDF 293K) (RTF 606K)

September

28 September 2017

For publication of reasons:

Wilkie & Ors v Commonwealth of Australia & Ors; Australian Marriage Equality Ltd & Anor v Minister for Finance Mathias Cormann & Anor [2017] HCA 40 (PDF 302K) (RTF 616K)

13 September 2017

The Queen v Dookheea [2017] HCA 36 (PDF 21k) (RTF 604k)

Chiro v The Queen [2017] HCA 37 (PDF 23k) (RTF 608k)

Hamra v The Queen [2017] HCA 38 (PDF 24k) (RTF 608k)

6 September 2017

The Queen v Holliday [2017] HCA 35 (PDF 294K) (RTF 369K)

SZTAL v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor; SZTGM v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor [2017] HCA 34 (PDF 207K) (RTF 76K)

 Graham v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor; Te Puia v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor [2017] HCA 33 (PDF 296K) (RTF 369K)

August

17 August 2017

For judgment:

Transport Accident Commission v Katanas [2017] HCA 32 (PDF 295K) (RTF 362K)

Plaintiff S195/2016 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection (Cth) & Ors [2017] HCA 31 (PDF 296K) (RTF 372K)

Forrest & Forrest Pty Ltd v Wilson & Ors [2017] HCA 30 (PDF 297K) (RTF 360K)

Knight v State of Victoria & Anor [2017] HCA 29 (PDF 299K) (RTF 363K)

For publication of reasons for judgment:

Ramsay Health Care Australia Pty Ltd v Compton [2017] HCA 28 (PDF 300K) (RTF 372K)

9 August 2017

IL v The Queen [2017] HCA 27 (PDF 291K) (RTF 608K)

Commissioner of Taxation v Jayasinghe [2017] HCA 26 (PDF 296K) (RTF 612K)

June

21 June 2017

GAX v The Queen [2017] HCA 25 (PDF 289K) (RTF 682K)

The Queen v Dickman [2017] HCA 24 (PDF 294K) (RTF 680K)

Rizeq v The State of Western Australia [2017] HCA 23 (PDF 294K) (RTF 609K)

14 June 2017

State of New South Wales v DC & Anor [2017] HCA 22 (PDF 294K) (RTF 388K)

Air New Zealand Ltd v Australian Competition and Consumer Commission; PT Garuda Indonesia Ltd v Australian Competition and Consumer Commission [2017] HCA 21 (PDF 299K) (RTF 374K)

Hughes v The Queen [2017] HCA 20 (PDF 293K) (RTF 442K)

May

10 May 2017

Smith v The Queen; The Queen v Afford [2017] HCA 19 (PDF 296K) (RTF 362K)

Aubrey v The Queen [2017] HCA 18 (PDF 294K) (RTF 362K)

3 May 2017

Pickering v The Queen [2017] HCA 17 (PDF 293K) (RTF 380K)

Plaintiff M96A/2016 & Anor v Commonwealth of Australia & Anor [2017] HCA 16 (PDF 293K) (RTF 364K)

Talacko v Bennett & Ors [2017] HCA 15 (PDF 300K) (RTF 371K)

April

5 April 2017

In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Mr Robert John Day AO [2017] HCA 14 (PDF 398K) (RTF 376K)

March

29 March 2017

Kendirjian v Lepore & Anor [2017] HCA 13 (PDF 21K) (RTF 610K)

Ecosse Property Holdings Pty Ltd v Gee Dee Nominees Pty Ltd [2017] HCA 12 (PDF 23K) (RTF 682K)

8 March 2017

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v Kumar & Ors [2017] HCA 11 (PDF 296K) (RTF 436K)

Prior v Mole [2017] HCA 10 (PDF 239K) (RTF 437K)

1 March 2017

For judgment:

Perara-Cathcart v The Queen [2017] HCA 9 (PDF 40K) (RTF 363K)

For publication of reasons for judgment:

Bondelmonte v Bondelmonte & Anor [2017] HCA 8 (PDF 83K) (RTF 382K)

February

8 February 2017

For judgment:

Western Australian Planning Commission v Southregal Pty Ltd & Anor; Western Australian Planning Commission v Leith [2017] HCA 7 (PDF 296K) (RTF 379K)

Commissioner of State Revenue v ACN 005 057 349 Pty Ltd [2017] HCA 6 (PDF 295K) (RTF 361K)

For publication of reasons for judgment:

Palmer v Marcus William Ayres, Stephen James Parbery and Michael Andrew Owen in their Capacity as Liquidators of Queensland Nickel Pty Ltd (in liq) & Ors; Fergusaon v Marcus William Ayres, Stephen James Parbery and Michael Andrew Owen in their Capacity as Liquidators of Queensland Nickel Pty Ltd (in liq) & Ors [2017] HCA 5 (PDF 297K) (RTF 371K)

3 February 2017

In the matter of Questions Referred to the Court of Disputed Returns Pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) Concerning Senator Rodney Norman Culleton [2017] HCA 4 (PDF 39K) (RTF 602K)