Religious Discrimination and Religious Freedom

Prof. Nicholas Aroney addressed the Freedom19 conference on Wednesday 4 September 2019.

Read a PDF copy of his talk.

Listen to the audio of the speech here.

View his Powerpoint presentation.

Read Prof. Nicholas Aroney’s article in the Australian Law Journal “Can Australian Law Better Protect Freedom of Religion?”


Nicholas Aroney is Professor of Constitutional Law at The University of Queensland. He has held visiting positions at Oxford, Cambridge, Paris, Edinburgh, Durham, Sydney, Emory and Tilburg universities. Professor Aroney has published over 100 journal articles, book chapters and books in the fields of constitutional law, comparative constitutional law and legal theory. In 2017 he was appointed by the Australian Prime Minister to an Expert Panel to advise on whether Australian law adequately protects the human right to freedom of religion.