The Indigenous Law and Justice Hub works to foster discourse and engagement on issues faced by Indigenous peoples to support them to better influence social and governmental decisions, and to better reflect Indigenous knowledge and self-determination in decision-making that affects their interests.

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White Noise of settler law

White Noise of settler law is a series of justice talks that features leading Indigenous academics, legal practitioners and community as guest speakers for a look at how the while settler law of the justice system continues to affect Indigenous people.

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Tent Embassy
Aboriginal tent embassy officials arrive at the embassy after it had be re-erected on the lawns of Parliament House in Canberra, where over 1,000 Aborigines and their supporters demonstrated for Aboriginal land rights, 30 July 1972.

Classroom Photo Mural Initiative

The purpose of the initiative is to acknowledge the long, complex (and important) history of lawful relations between Indigenous and Anglo-Australian laws and peoples. The Law School acknowledges that Anglo- Australian law is marked by refusal and violence, and has often been found wanting, when asked to meet with Indigenous laws. But we also want to recognise that Indigenous peoples in Australia have resisted, argued with and transformed the law we teach and learn every day in the MLS Building.

Content Warning: This gallery may contain images or names of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people now deceased.

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