One step forward and one step back: the Noongar South-West Native Title Claim

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Young, Simon. 2008. "One step forward and one step back: the Noongar South-West Native Title Claim." Australian Property Law Bulletin. 23 (2), pp. 14-17.
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One step forward and one step back: the Noongar South-West Native Title Claim

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AuthorYoung, Simon
Journal TitleAustralian Property Law Bulletin
Journal Citation23 (2), pp. 14-17
Number of Pages4
Year2008
Place of PublicationSydney, Australia
Web Address (URL)http://www.lexisnexis.com.au/en-au/products/australian-property-law-bulletin.page
Abstract

The Full Federal Court’s recent return to the native title field, in the Bodney v Bennell appeal decision of April 2008, was another lengthy and important addition to this difficult body of Australian jurisprudence. This article analyses the first-instance decision and the Full Court appeal, highlighting some of the unresolved conceptual difficulties facing the courts in this area and concluding with a comment on the problems attending the adversarial approach to the resolution of claims.

Keywordsnative title, Aboriginal land rights, Noongar claim
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020480604. Property law (excl. intellectual property law)
450599. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, society and community not elsewhere classified
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Byline AffiliationsUniversity of Western Australia
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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