By Pierre De Vos The following paragraphs are extracted from a comment published in the June 2012 issue of the Public Law Review.* Former Chinese Premier Zhou Enlai is reported to have told then American President Richard Nixon in 1972 that it was “too early” to assess the implications of the French revolution of 1789. ...more
The June 2012 issue of the Public Law Review publishes an edited version of the 2011 Sir Anthony Mason Lecture given by The Hon Justice Susan Kiefel AC entitled “Proportionality: A rule of reason” as well as three interesting articles: “Jurisdictional error after Kirk: Has it a future?” by The Hon Justice John Basten; “Judicial review of the administration of parliamentary elections” by Graeme Orr and “An obituary for s 25 of the Constitution” by Anne Twomey. There is also a “Comments” and “Developments” section.