Political and legal systems

Australia, 1982

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Episode of Series “Australia in the 80’s”.
Looks at local, state and federal governments as well as the various law courts to show how Australia has adapted the English laws of Westminster. Uses archival footage and includes segments with Malcolm Fraser and Bill Hayden.

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Australia in the 80's


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