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30 MAY 2008


The Honourable Justice Kiefel

High Court of Australia

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Case: More than a Rule book: "Identity and the Australian Constitution" by Professor Adrienne Stone, 9 November 2022

Date: 09 November 2022

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30 MAY 2008


The Honourable Justice Kiefel

High Court of Australia

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