The priest-penitent privilege in Australia and its consequences

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Overview of statute and common law relating to legal privilege in the context of confessions to priests in the Anglican and Catholic churches - relevant English and Irish case law - canon law - table of relevant Australian statutes and Catholic and Anglican Canons.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)51-79
JournaleLaw Journal: Murdoch University Electronic Journal of Law
Publication statusPublished - 2006


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