MLN BLOG

This is the Muslim Legal Network's blog page.

If you would like to contribute a blog post, opinion piece or essay please contact publications@muslimlegalnetwork.com.

A CRITICAL EVALUATION OF THE ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCESS

MLN's Publication Officer, Yasmin Elbouch, reflects on the Alternative Dispute Resolution process.

Authored on the 25th of August, 2021.

THE FIGHT AGAINST ONLINE ISLAMOPHOBIA

Rita Jabri Maxwell, lawyer for Australian Muslim Advocacy Network, writes about their work in this crucial area.

Authored on the 7th of July, 2021.

NAVIGATING THE CHALLENGES OF RAMADAN AS A MUSLIM LAWYER

MLN's Zathia Bazeer reflects on these challenges, and speaks with barrister Rabea Khan for her insights.7

Authored on the 7th of July, 2021.

REFLECTION ON INTERNSHIP WITH MSE LEGAL

Khadija Saad reflects on her experiences earlier this year.

Authored on the 7th of July, 2021.

EVENT RECAP: MUSLIM WOMEN IN LAW

To celebrate International Women's DSay 2021, MLN held an event to celebrate the achievements of Muslim women across Australia.

Authored on the 7th of July, 2021.

CASE OF THE QUARTER: THE BRERETON REPORT

This is a must-read piece by Sitarah Mohammadi and Sajjad Askary about the eye-opening revelations brought to light in the IDAGF Report.

Authored on the 10th of January, 2021.

LIFE IN THE LAW THROUGH COVID-19

MLN held an informative, three-part Instagram Live series to shed light on the different experiences and difficulties with learning and working during COVID-19

Authored on the 10th of January, 2021.

2020 MLN MENTORING PROGRAM REFLECTIONS

Four participants share their experience of the program.

Authored on the 10th of January, 2021.

2020 PRESIDENT'S WELCOME

President Zahida Popal shares her vision for the MLN.

Authored on the 10th of January, 2021.

BLACK LIVES MATTER IN AUSTRALIA TOO

We stand in solidarity with people around the world fighting to end racial discrimination in all its forms, especially that of racist policing and mass imprisonment. Black lives matter.

Authored on the 4th of June, 2020.

WHAT TO DO WHEN ASIO OR POLICE KNOCK ON YOUR DOOR?

Some guidance on the rights of individuals when engaging with the ASIO, AFP or VicPol. We have summarised some of your rights as an individual in certain situations. Please note that this is general information and not legal advice.

Authored on the 24th of September, 2014.

THE FIGHT AGAINST ONLINE ISLAMOPHOBIA

Rita Jabri Maxwell, lawyer for Australian Muslim Advocacy Network, writes about their work in this crucial area.

Authored on the 7th of July, 2021.