Adelaide Company of Jehovah’s Witnesses Incorporated v The Commonwealth of Australia (1943) 67 CLR 116

Facts In January 1941, acting pursuant to the National Security (Subversive Organisations) Regulations 1940 (Cth) (the Act), the Government declared Jehovah’s Witnesses to be “prejudicial to the defence of the Commonwealth” and to the “efficient prosecution of the war”. Police immediately occupied premises […]