Richard Ackland
is the publisher of Justinian. He is The Saturday Paper’s diarist-at-large and legal affairs editor.

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Opinion June 20, 2015

Human rights and all that’s wrong with the Magna Carta

“Interpretations restyled from original meanings … can hardly be claimed to be a satisfactory alternative to a home-grown charter of human rights. ”

Diary June 20, 2015

Gadfly: Bishop and her pawns

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary June 13, 2015

Gadfly: Overboard professor now AO-kay

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary June 06, 2015

Gadfly: Gerard Henderson and the word of George Pell

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary May 30, 2015

Gadfly: Out of step in wedding waltz

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary May 23, 2015

Gadfly: Outback Camelots

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary May 16, 2015

Gadfly: Bjørn again

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary May 09, 2015

Gadfly: Princess Charlotte’s web of thrills

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.

Diary May 02, 2015

Gadfly: Cabaret Voltaire

Diarist-at-large Richard Ackland flys about the nation.