Category Archives: Courts and Tribunals

Privy Council (Appeals from the High Court) Act 1975 (Cth)

ON 8 JULY 1975, the Commonwealth Privy Council (Appeals from the High Court) Act 1975 commenced, abolishing appeals from the High Court of Australia to the Privy Council.

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/pcfthca1975417/

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1966 | NSW Court of Appeal established

ON THIS DAY in 1966, the NSW Court of Appeal was established by the Supreme Court and Circuit Courts (Amendment) Act 1965 No 12.

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/num_act/scacca1965n12472

Nuremberg Trials

ON 20 NOVEMBER 1945, the Nuremberg Trials began.

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Dalgarno v Hannah [1903] 1 CLR 1

ON 11 NOVEMBER 1903, the High Court of Australia delivered it’s first decision in the case of Dalgarno v Hannah [1903] HCA 1; (1903) 1 CLR 1 (11 November 1903).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1903/1.html

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1903 | First sitting of High Court of Australia

ON 6 OCTOBER 1903, the High Court of Australia sat for the first time in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court of Victoria in Melbourne.

http://www.hcourt.gov.au/about/history

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Judiciary Act 1903 (Cth)

ON 25 AUGUST 1903, the Commonwealth Judiciary Act 1903 was enacted.

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/ja1903112/

 

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1873 | Judicature Act 1873

ON 1 NOVEMBER 1873, the United Kingdom Supreme Court of Judicature Act 1873 commenced.

http://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/laworder/court/overview/judicatureacts/

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Supreme Court of NSW establsihed in 1824

ON THIS DAY in 1824, the Supreme Court of New South Wales was established by an official reading of the UK third Charter of Justice dated 13 October 1823.

http://foundingdocs.gov.au/item-sdid-71.html

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