...Growing up on Murray...
Image and Text
childhood, education, language, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Mer, Meriam Mer, Miles, Robert 'Bob'
adoption, gardening, inheritance, Las, Mabo, Benny, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Mabo, Maiga, Mer, Mer, Meriam Mer, Murray Island, Sambo, Poipe, Sambo, Robert
Meriam Mir Words, Torres Strait Creole words
language, Mer, Meriam culture, Meriam Mer
Malo Ra Gelar - Malo's Laws
gardening, Malo's laws, Meriam Mer, tag mauki mauki, trespass
...I've heard from many witnesses...
evidence, Keon-Cohen, Bryan, Land Bilong Islanders, Malo's laws, McIntyre, Greg, Meriam Mer, tag mauki mauki, trespass, witnesses
...I can speak English like any bloody white man...
language, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Meriam Mer, Townsville, Whaleboat, Donald
...music and art...
education, language, Meriam Mer, Miles, Robert 'Bob'
...The Statement Of Claim...
Blackburn, Justice, Castan, Ron, claim, evidence, inheritance, Meriam Mer, Moynihan, Justice Martin, Murray Island, plaintiffs, Queensland
...Plots, Subplots and Counterplots...
claim, Killoran, Patrick, London Missionary Society, Meriam Mer, No Ordinary Judgement, plaintiffs, religion
annexation, Meriam Mer, native title, plaintiffs, Queensland Government
evidence, Meriam Mer, plaintiffs, Sharp, Dr. Nonie, witnesses
...Meriam challenges to the plaintiffs' claims...
Depoma, Marwer, evidence, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Malo's laws, Meriam Mer, Murray Island Native Court, No Ordinary Judgement, Passi, Reverend Dave, plaintiffs, Sebeg, Sharp, Dr. Nonie, witnesses
...The decision affects the whole of Australia...
Australian Court Case, Brennan, Chief Justice Gerard, Federal Government, Australia, High Court judgement, Isabel Coe v The Commonwealth, Mabo judgement, Mabo v Queensland No.2, Mason v Tritton, 1994, Meriam Mer, native title, Native Title Act (1993), plaintiffs, Toohey, Justice
Meriam culture, Meriam Mer, Murray Island, myths
Black Community School, education, language, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Meriam culture, Meriam Mer, Miles, Robert 'Bob'