2021 Judgment Summaries

October

13 October 2021

For Judgment:

Mineralogy Pty Ltd v Western Australia [2021] HCA 30; Palmer v Western Australia [2021] HCA 31 (PDF) (DOCX)

Ridd v James Cook University [2021] HCA 32 (PDF) (DOCX)

6 October 2021

For Judgment:

Edwards v The Queen [2021] HCA 28 (PDF) (DOCX)

Charisteas v Charisteas [2021] HCA 29 (PDF) (DOCX)

September

8 September

For Judgment:

Fairfax Media Publications Pty Ltd v Voller [2021] HCA 27 (PDF) (DOCX)

1 September 2021

For Judgment:

Director of Public Prosecutions Reference No 1 of 2019 [2021] HCA 26 (PDF) (DOCX)

August

12 August 2021

For judgment:

Chetcuti v Commonwealth of Australia [2021] HCA 25 (PDF) (DOCX)

4 August 2021

For judgment:

WorkPac Pty Ltd v Rossato & Ors [2021] HCA 23 (PDF) DOCX)

Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v Shi [2021] HCA 22 (PDF) DOCX)

June

23 June 2021

For judgment:

Commonwealth of Australia v. AJL20 [2021] HCA 21 (PDF) (DOCX)

Price v Spoor [2021] HCA 20 (PDF) (DOCX)

16 June 2021

For judgment:

Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs v Moorcroft [2021] HCA 19 (PDF) (DOCX)

LibertyWorks Inc v Commonwealth of Australia [2021] HCA 18 (PDF) (DOCX)

May

19 May 2021

For judgment:

MZAPC v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor [2021] HCA 17 (PDF) (DOCX)

12 May 2021

For Judgment:

Zhang v The Commissioner of Police & Ors [2021] HCA 16 (PDF) (DOCX)

Talacko v Talacko & Ors [2021] HCA 15 (PDF) (DOCX)

April

14 April 2021

For Judgment:

Namoa v The Queen [2021] HCA 13 (PDF) (DOCX)

DVO16 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor; BNB17 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor [2021] HCA 12 (PDF) (DOCX)

7 April 2021

For Judgment: 

Victoria International Container Terminal Limited v Lunt & Ors [2021] HCA 11 (PDF) (DOCX)

DQU16 & Ors v Minister for Home Affairs & Anor [2021] HCA 10 (PDF) (DOCX)

March

10 March 2021

For Judgment:

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v EFX17 [2021] HCA 9 (PDF) (DOCX)

The Commissioner of Taxation of the Commonwealth of Australia v Travelex Limited [2021] HCA 8 (PDF) (DOCX)

Wigmans v AMP Limited & Ors [2021] HCA 7 (PDF) (DOCX)

4 March 2021

For judgment:

Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs v AAM17 [2021] HCA 6 (PDF) (DOCX)

February

24 February 2021

Reasons for judgment:

Palmer v The State of Western Australia [2021] HCA 5 (PDF) (DOCX)

10 February 2021

For judgment:

Minister for Home Affairs v Benbrika [2021] HCA 4 (PDF) (DOCX)

3 February 2021

For judgment:

Westpac Securities Administration Ltd v Australian Securities and Investments Commission [2021] HCA 3 (PDF) (DOCX)

Oakey Coal Action Alliance Inc v. New Acland Coal Pty Ltd [2021] HCA 2 (PDF) (DOCX)

For publication of reasons for judgment:

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v Makasa [2021] HCA 1 (PDF) (DOCX)