This post was first published on Opinions on High on 6 August 2013 as ‘News: Waiting for the mining tax case and forgetting about any carbon price case’ —– Tomorrow we will learn of the High Court’s decision on the challenge by Fortescue Metals and others to the Commonwealth’s mining tax legislation – the Minerals … Continue reading The constitutional fate of the Clean Energy Act
I contributed to Oxford’s Australian Law Dictionary, edited by Trischa Mann. My contributions will mostly be found among the ‘e’ for ‘environment’ entries. Here is my pre-edited entry for ‘environmental justice’, the theoretical foundation for my current research: Arising from the United States in the 1980s, the environmental justice movement argued against environmental discrimination: principally … Continue reading What’s an encumbrance? Environmental justice? Emission standards?