Striking the balance: freedom of religion and equality under the Equal Opportunity Act

The Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission and the Human Rights Law Centre invite you to a panel discussion and Q&A to discuss the impact of a recent Victorian Supreme Court case about a Christian youth camp’s refusal to take a booking from a community health orgnaisation running suicide prevention workshops for same sex attracted young people.

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HRLC statement to the 28th session of the Human Rights Council

The Human Rights Law Centre statement to the UN Human Rights Council highlighting concerns about Australia’s growing hostility to the UN as well as regression in key areas, including the recent attacks on the independence and functioning of the Australian Human Rights Commission.

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Need to address Victoria’s soaring imprisonment rates, HRLC tells Victorian Ombudsman

The Victorian Government should implement justice policies aimed at reducing Victoria’s soaring imprisonment rates, the Human Rights Law Centre has today recommended in a submission to the Victorian Ombudsman’s Discussion Paper on prisoner rehabilitation and reintegration.

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