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Antonio Buti

Dr Antonio Buti was educated at the University of Western Australia, Australian National University, Oxford University and Yale Law School. He is the Member for Armadale in the Western Australian Parliament. Prior to his election to parliament in 2010 he lectured in law at the University of Western Australia (where he retains an honorary position). He has written books, articles and other publications on the ‘stolen generations’, British child migrants, human rights and sports law. A four-time competitor in the Concours International de Plaidoiries in Caen, France, Dr Buti has also co-produced and co-directed a documentary on racial vilification in sport and he is a moderator of hypotheticals.

Awards

Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards Non Fiction Prize (2007)
Western Australian Premier’s Book Award Premier’s Prize (2007)

Books available from Fremantle Press

Other Books by this Author

  • Sports and the Law (Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 2009)
  • A Matter of Conscience: Sir Ronald Wilson (UWA Press, Crawley, 2007)
  • Separated: Aboriginal Childhood Separations and Guardianship Law (Sydney Institute of Criminology, Sydney, 2004)
  • Drugs, Sport and the Law (Scribblers Publishing, Mudgeeraba, 2001)

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Light Horse Boy shortlisted for Book of the Year

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