High Court of Australia

23_susan_kiefel_supplied.jpg

Susan Kiefel's first year as Chief Justice of the High Court has been marked by a welcome degree of consensus, writes Andrew Lynch.

lionelmurphy1973.jpg

Andrew Lynch writes the release of much-awaited papers from the parliamentary archives will lead to new appraisals of Lionel Murphy's life and work – including his alleged "misbehaviour".

17_agreement_shutterstock.jpg

Recently retired Chief Justice Robert French maintained an exceptionally low rate of dissent during his term, according to analysis by UNSW Law.

hca_bench_1952.jpg

There are strong reasons to think Susan Kiefel's era as chief justice of the High Court will be “business as usual", writes Andrew Lynch.

29_james_edelman.jpg

UNSW Law Conjoint Professor James Edelman is to become one of the youngest-ever judges of the Australian High Court.

6_mason_01.jpg

We can thank a single-minded mother for nurturing the ambition of former Chief Justice of the High Court Sir Anthony Mason.