The High Court of Australia conceded first peoples native title providing sufficient attachment survives after Torres Strait Island man Eddie Mabo took the government to court and won.

Only the men's jurisdiction conceded ownership because there's no women's legislature with Australia's constitution.

Australia's first peoples are just as concerned about what's done with their uranium as everybody else and should be able to negotiate in the women's jurisdiction as well as the men's as they've always done.

29 July, 2010