Australia, New Zealand, and Operation Poseidon Archer: Some International Law Questions

Australia, New Zealand, and Operation Poseidon Archer: Some International Law Questions

On 12 January 2024, the United States and its coalition partners launched a series of strikes against Houthi (Ansarallah) positions in Yemen, as part of “Operation Poseidon Archer”. Those strikes were justified as acts of individual and collective self-defence, in...
Empowering Women in Criminal Defence: Redefining Jurisprudence Through Marginalized Perspectives and answering the ‘Cocktail Party Question’

Empowering Women in Criminal Defence: Redefining Jurisprudence Through Marginalized Perspectives and answering the ‘Cocktail Party Question’

Introduction In the realm of criminal defence, the question ‘How can you defend those people?’ echoes as a persistent challenge, particularly for women practitioners. Yet, within this seemingly entrenched adversarial landscape, women defence counsel possess a unique...