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Bond university [email protected] law faculty publications faculty of law 6-1-2011 twelve angry peers or one angry judge: an analysis of judge alone trials in australia. Australian court system australian law was made unequivocally sovereign, and the high court of australia was confirmed as the highest court of appeal the . Legal research guide: australia commonwealth law reports (clr) (high court of australia decisions) the main dictionary on australian law is the australian .
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Court, also called court of law, a person or body of persons having judicial authority to hear and resolve disputes in civil, criminal, ecclesiastical, or military cases the word court , which originally meant simply an enclosed place, also denotes the chamber, hall, building, or other place where judicial proceedings are held. In australian communist party v the commonwealth, justice dixon famously asserted that the rule of law ‘forms an assumption’ of the australian constitution this has been cited and repeated with such frequency that it might appear to be a well-established principle of law a quick search of . The court’s jurisdiction is broad, covering almost all civil matters arising under australian federal law and some summary and indictable criminal matters it also has jurisdiction to hear and determine any matter arising under the constitution through the operation of s 39b of the judiciary act 1903 . The australian law reports consist of decisions of the high court, and significant decisions of the federal and supreme courts visit the site for more.