THE HON. LIONEL MURPHY QC

(1922-1986)

 

JUSTICE OF THE HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA 1975-1986

NSW SENATOR  1960-1975COMMONWEALTH ATTORNEY-GENERAL 1972-1975COMMONWEALTH MINISTER FOR CUSTOMS AND EXCISE 1972-1975

short biographical note 
 

List of Speeches 
  
 

Senator Lionel Murphy QC Leader of the  ALP in the Senate

1967

'Radio Script: Censorship' Senator Lionel Murphy QC ALP Leader in the Senate July 1967

'Address to the 27th ALP Conference' Proceedings of the 1967 ALP Annual Conference 
  
  


Senator Lionel Murphy QC Attorney-General of Australia

1973

Second Reading Speech Human Rights Bill 1973 from Parliamentary Debates 21 November 1973

'Opening Address' Conference of Police Commissioners 12.3.73 Canberra.

'Address by Attorney-General of Australia' Eleventh Officers Course March 1973 Police College. Manly.

'Address in Reply to a Speech of Welcome' Alliance Francaise of Sydney. 1973

'An Australian Bill of Rights' International Commission of Jurists Australian Section 7 December Sydney

1974

'Welcome Speech' Transcript of Proceedings in the High Court of Australia on the Occasion of the Swearing in of Mr Justice Jacobs as a Justice of the High Court of Australia 11 February

'The Role of the Police in the Preservation of Human Rights' Opening Adress by the Attorney-General of Australia, Senator Lionel Murphy QC at a seminar conducted by the Australian Crime Prevention and After-Care Council Canberra March 7

'Human Rights Bill' Address to the NSW Council for Civil Liberties 26 March

'The Racial Discrimination Bill' Address to Leaders of the Migrant Communities in Sydney 9 March

'Address by Attorney-General of Australia, the Honourable Lionel Murphy Q.C., to the United Nations Association of Australia, Human Rights Seminar'. Sydney. 20 April

'Opening of the Australian Legal Aid Office, Brunswick, Victoria' July 19 1974

'Consumer Protection Laws' Address by the Attorney-General, Senator Lionel Murphy, at the Australian Institute of Management's 21st Anniversary National Marketing Conference,15 November 1974.

'Some Thoughts on the Philosophy of Company Law' Conference of the Australian Council of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators 25 November Australian Government Digest 1.10.74-31.12.74 :1095-1105

ëWhy Australia  needs a Bill of Rightsí A reply by the Attorney-General, Senator Lionel Murphy, Q.C., to a series of articles by Sir Robert Menzies on the Human Rights Bill. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra 1974 
  
 

Justice Lionel Murphy of the High Court of Australia

1980

'The Responsibility of Judges' in Evans, G. Law, Politics & the Labor Movement Legal Service Bulletin in association with Australian Society of Labor Lawyers. Melbourne. 1980 :2-15

'National Press Club Speech' 22 May 1980

1983

'National Press Club Speech' 17 August 1983

1986

'Trial by Jury: the Scope of Section 80 of the Constitution' Australian Institute of Criminology Seminar Proceedings no. 11 1986