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Native Title's Vulnerability In Australia
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In the Mabo decision, the High Court found native title vulnerable to the actions of governments, including their ability to extinguish native title by granting other interests in the land.

However, the Racial Discrimination Act does provides some protection for indigenous peoples.

It requires governments to deal with native title in the same way as other property rights, including the payment of compensation if native title is extinguished or impaired.
Vulnerablity to extinguishing acts
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1992-
Common Law, extinguishment, native title
The Racial Discrimination Act 1975
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1975
Canberra, constitution, Racial Discrimination Act , 1975
International law and the external affairs power
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Canberra, constitution, International Convention, Racial Discrimination Act , 1975 , United Nations
CERD
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1975
Racial Discrimination Act , 1975 , United Nations
Mabo v Queensland [Number 1]
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1988
High Court of Australia, Mabo Case, Mabo v Queensland No.1, Queensland, Queensland Coast Islands Declaratory Act , 1985 , Racial Discrimination Act , 1975
Mabo v Queensland (Number 2)
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1992
High Court of Australia, Mabo Case, Mabo v Queensland No.2, Queensland, Racial Discrimination Act , 1975
...Enjoyment of their human rights...
Image and Text
1988
Brennan, Justice Gerard, Mabo Case, Mabo v Queensland No.1, Queensland, Racial Discrimination Act , 1975
...without compensation...
Image and Text
Jun, 3, 1992
extinguishment, Mer, Queensland, Racial Discrimination Act , 1975 , Toohey, Justice
Legislation In Australia After Mabo
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1990s
indigenous people, land rights, Mabo Case, Mabo judgement, mining, native title, Native Title Act (1993), pastoralism, political reaction
Wik & Co-Existence
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1996
coexistence, High Court of Australia, native title, native title claim, pastoral lease, pastoralists, Queensland, Thayorre people, Wik
The '10 Point Plan'
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1996
10 point plan, backlash, Canberra, extinguishment, High Court of Australia, Howard, John, Liberal - National Party coalition, Native Title Act (1993), Wik
Indigenous Working Group & Amendment Bill
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1997
10 point plan, Australian Democrats, Australian Labor Party, backlash, coexistence, Howard, John, National Indigenous Working Group, Native Title Act (1993), Native Title Amendment Bill
Learning To Live With Native Title
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Cowley, Camilla, De Crispegny, Robert Champion, mining, native title, Normandy Mining, pastoralism, reconciliation
Australia In The Eyes Of The World
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1992-
Australia, Australia, Australian International Relations, human rights, indigenous people, International law, national identity, native title, social justice
Extinguishment Of Native Title
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Brennan, Chief Justice Gerard, claim, crown land, extinguishment, native title, plaintiffs, Radical Title, Supreme Court USA
Sovereignty & Indigenous Self-Government
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Mabo judgement, native title, sovereignty
The Limits Of Native Title
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Common Law, native title
Wik allies mount attack on premiers
Newspaper
Jan, 22, 1997
aborigines, backlash, Borbidge, Robert, Djerrkura, Gatjil, Fischer, Tim, French, Justice Robert, Howard, John, native title, Native Title Act (1993), native title claim, pastoralism, Wik
Premiers push partial extinguishment
Newspaper
Jan, 22, 1997
backlash, Court, Richard, extinguishment, native title, Western Australia
Give blacks a living area: Mining Lobby
Newspaper
Jan, 22, 1997
AMEC (Assoc' of Mining & Exploration Co's), apartheid, backlash, Federal Government, Australia, industry, mining, native title, racism
One small step becomes giant leap
Newspaper
Jan, 22, 1997
Mabo, Edward Koiki, Queensland Government, Wik
Blacks condemn 'arrogant' PM
Newspaper
Jan, 23, 1997
10 point plan, Howard, John, Racial Discrimination Act, racism, Yu, Peter