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Prime Minister announces new High Court justices ahead of dual retirement – ABC News

The Government says Jacqueline Gleeson and Simon Steward will become the High Court’s newest justices, ahead of the retirement of two sitting justices in the coming…

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The daughter of a former High Court chief justice, and a former Melbourne tax lawyer will be the two new faces on the High Court bench.

  • The appointments come as two High Court judges near the mandatory retirement age
  • Justice Jacqueline Gleeson is currently a Federal Court judge, and is the daughter of former chief justice Murray Gleeson
  • Simon Steward enters the High Court after sitting on the Federal Court bench in Melbourne

The two current Federal Court Judges Jacqueline Gleeson and Simon Steward…

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