Week 10, Semester 2, 2010

Preparation.

Bring copies of the Defamation Act 2005 (Qld) and the Explanatory Notes to the Defamation Bill 2005 (Qld) to the lecture. I'm counting on you Tom.

Read O'Hara v Sims [2009] QCA 186 (10 July 2009).

  • Somewhere over the rainbow-wiki, there will be a summary here.

Read Channel Seven Adelaide Pty Ltd v Manock (2007) 232 CLR 245.

Read Balkin & Davis pp 538-575.

Also, prepare for the tutorial.


Lectures.

LAWS1114 Week 10: Defamation 2
LAWS1115 Week 10: The executive power and Crown. Structure of administration.