The Victorian COVID-19 Response: Reflections on Loielo V Giles

Public Law Review 2021

Posted: 22 Jun 2021

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Bruce Chen

Deakin University, School of Law

Date Written: May 6, 2021

Abstract

This comment analyses the Victorian Supreme Court's decision in Loielo v Giles [2020] VSC 722, in relation to judicial review of the decision to impose a curfew measure on Greater Melbourne in response to a 'second wave' of COVID-19 infections.

Keywords: COVID-19, Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 (Vic), emergency powers, curfew, administrative law, Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006 (Vic)

Suggested Citation

Chen, Bruce, The Victorian COVID-19 Response: Reflections on Loielo V Giles (May 6, 2021). Public Law Review 2021, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3841242

Bruce Chen (Contact Author)

Deakin University, School of Law ( email )

Burwood, Victoria 3215
Australia

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