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Independent, Vigilant, Informed

Liberty Victoria traces its roots to 1936. For more than eighty years we have advocated for civil liberties and human rights. These are spelled out in the United Nations’ international human rights treaties, agreed to by Australia. We speak out when such rights and freedoms are threatened by governments or other organisations... » Read More

Criminal Justice

Liberty Victoria president Michael Stanton said the country was facing a new frontier in the collection and use of DNA and warned people to approach...
Published: August 5, 2022 |
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Published: August 5, 2022
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Published: August 2, 2022
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Government, Regulation and Equality

Climate change has wrought devastating consequences in Australia — bushfires and floods have caused significant loss of life and mass displacement;...
Published: August 9, 2022 |
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Published: July 25, 2022
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Published: June 29, 2022
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Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Liberty Victoria is awarding the 2022 Voltaire Empty Chair Award to Mehdi Ali, a refugee from Ahvaz, Iran who had been held in detention by Australia...
Published: May 17, 2022 |
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Published: March 3, 2022
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Privacy and Private Life

A significant review of Australia’s surveillance laws presents an opportunity to reframe these powers around upholding and protecting human rights, a...
Published: February 10, 2022 |
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Published: February 8, 2022
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Published: November 19, 2021
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