International Law and National LawWarning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People: these slides include images of deceased Indigenous people
Trendtex Trading v Central Bank of Nigeria (1977) UK CA
Incorporation v Transformation‘Monism and dualism might be described as theoreticalapproaches to understanding the relationship between international and domestic law, while incorporation and transformation relate more to the mannerin which international law actually becomes a part of domestic law’Devereux & McCosker
International Law PerspectiveStates cannot rely upon ML to justify non-performance of treaty obligation (VCLT1969 art 27, yet see discrete exceptions)‘The responsible State may not rely on the provisions of its internal law as justification for failure to comply with its obligations under this Part.’ (Articles on State Responsibility 2001 art 32)
International Law in Australia:Cth ConstitutionExec: power to enter treaties: s61Legre: power to implement international law under external affairs power: x51(xxix) (Tas Dams 1983; Polyukhovich 1991)Judiciary: s75.