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  • Australian Women Lawyers as Active Citizens
  • The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia

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Wright, Penelope (Penny) Lesley

Occupation
Environmentalist, Lawyer, Mediator and Parliamentarian

Summary

Penny Wright, a member of the Australian Greens party, was elected to the Senate of the Parliament of Australia representing the state of South Australia. She took her seat in the Senate on 1 July 2011.

Rosemary Francis

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