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Rights are legal, social, or ethical principles of freedom or entitlement; that is, rights are the fundamental normative rules about what is allowed of people or owed to people. according to some legal system, social convention, or ethical theory. Rights are of essential importance in such disciplines as law and ethics, especially theories of justice and deontology.
Rights are often considered fundamental to civilization, for they are regarded as established pillars of society and culture, and the history of social conflicts can be found in the history of each right and its development. According to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, "rights structure the form of governments, the content of laws, and the shape of morality as it is currently perceived".

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    TAS Right of way with a bridge

    I have a shared right of way with a small bridge,. the other party are demanding I contribute to upgrade the bridge and right of way for light commerical vehicles. However they have had bulldozers on trucks being transported up the right of way and over the bridge, which you can imagine are...
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    NSW Right form for private car sale contract early payout?

    My parents brought a car from an ex friend, and they had some troubles in the past with the seller demanding larger repayments. Fast forward to now, they have some money together and they made the seller an offer of a lump sum less than thr full amount owed and they have accepted. What type of...
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    NSW Right of Carriageway Driveway

    Help please! I have a shared driveway with our neighbour which the driveway was already there when purchasing the land from the developer in a new estate. We have front facing houses with rear garages on a secondary road that has a shared driveway The driveway is 3metres wide and we both have a...
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    NSW Right if carriageway

    We have a right of carriageway on our property which hasn’t been used since we built our house 2 years ago. The property who owns the right of carriageway has front road access to their home and does not need to use it. Is their any way it can be extinguished by us.
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    TAS Right of Way Easement (Long term use of alternative track)

    Hi all, I have an interesting situation for your thoughts. Situation: We own and live on a property that enjoys a right of way easement to access it via another block (no surprises so far) We moved here just over 2 years ago after completing a 2 year house build (only mentioned for a...
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    TAS Right of Entry for non tenant

    So basically I've had an issue with my partner's housemates. I've not done anything wrong in the eyes of the law, the police were called during in the issue and when I asked them I was told I'd done nothing wrong. My partners housemates are making a big deal out of it and are seriously...
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    NSW Defendant's right to privacy during court proceedings and post-conviction?

    Hi, I was just wondering whether a defendant's personal information is made available to the press by the court when they are undergoing a trial or post-conviction? In particular, their family information (the name of their wife or children?) I've googled and can't find anything. It seems...
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    NSW Right of carriageway entry exit points

    Thanks in advance, I am the burdened title with a right of carriageway down my ~300 meter driveway. The entry point is at the street and the exit point is at the rear of the block 300 meters down my driveway, where it turns into the neighbours property and services the rear of the five...
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    NSW Right of carriageway easement

    Hello, I'm hoping to get some advise on my rights over an unregistered right of carriageway easement that I am the dominant title holder. 25 years ago I purchased a block on land that was subdivided from land that the carriageway in question is part of. The sellers (a partnership of 3 people)...
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    NSW Right of way problem,

    We have a 75.75 links (15.238 m) right of way( ROW) to our property through our neighbour' place, at the start of our ROW they have fenced allowing us around 3 Metres wide area up the drive. It is a very rough road, poor drainage. They also have added a farm shed & placed large shipping...