Susan Kiefel has been named Australia's first female High Court chief justice – ending 113 years of men leading the nation's highest court.
Judge Susan Kiefel Becomes The First Female Chief Justice Of The Australian High Court. She was also the first female judge in the Supreme Court of QLD. The Australian High Court, which has jurisdictional power over both federal ABC News Australia says this indicates the government is looking to.
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