The guaranteed right to vote in Australia

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This paper considers the question of voting rights in Australia, particularly given a current case where a prisoner is challenging a prohibition on them voting in a federal election. It argues for a broad conception of the franchise, with few restrictions, given the importance of voting rights in a democracy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)178-197
Number of pages20
JournalQueensland University of Technology Law & Justice Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2007


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