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Michael Kirby (judge)

Personal data
Date of birth18 March 1939(age 77)
Place of birthNew South Wales, Australia
Domestic partnerJohan van Vloten
OccupationJudge, Jurist, Academic
ReligionAnglican
Justice of the High Court of Australia
In office6 February 1996 - 2 February 2009
Nominated byPaul Keating
Appointed byQueen Elizabeth II
Succeeded byVirginia Bell
Preceded bySir William Deane

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Michael Donald Kirby AC, CMG, (born 18 March 1939) is an Australian retired judge, jurist, and academic who is a former Justice of the High Court of Australia, serving from 1996 to 2009.


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