Legal Groundup

Legal Studies from the ground up

Application Excercise 6k

Students respond to this statement with their opinion of whetherthey agree or disagree with this statement providingreasons.

Example – comparing Australia’s approach to the protection of rights with USA’s approach to the protection of rights:

  • USA has a bill of rights, Australia does not have a bill of rights.
  • USA has an extensive list of express rights protected, Australia only has 5 express rights protected.
  • Referendum procedure in USA is more complex than in Australia
  • Both protect implied rights

Rights are fully enforceable by the courts – High Court in Australia and Supreme Court in USA