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Covering transnational, international and cross-national crime and justice dilemmas
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Heather Mack, daughter of woman found dead in suitcase, officially designated prisoner by Bali police - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Heather Mack, daughter of woman found dead in suitcase, officially designated prisoner by Bali police - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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Geraldton man Jake Drage detained in Indonesia after fatal traffic crash - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Geraldton man Jake Drage detained in Indonesia after fatal traffic crash - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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Can international law help to free Peter Greste?

Can international law help to free Peter Greste? | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The guilty verdict and jail sentence handed to Australian journalist Peter Greste and his Al Jazeera English colleagues Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohammed by an Egyptian court for conspiring with the Muslim…...
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Greste and Al Jazeera pay the price in Egyptian revolution blowback

Greste and Al Jazeera pay the price in Egyptian revolution blowback | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The jail sentences handed down to Australian journalist Peter Greste and his Al Jazeera English colleagues have deeply shocked supporters in the west.
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Egypt gets millions in Australian aid as it jails journalist Peter Greste

Egypt gets millions in Australian aid as it jails journalist Peter Greste | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
THE Egyptian regime that has just jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste for seven years receives millions of dollars in Australian aid.
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Abbott urged to act on PNG allegations

Abbott urged to act on PNG allegations | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The anti-corruption chief seeking to arrest Papua New Guinea leader Peter O'Neill over graft allegations has called on Australia to demand the Prime Minister respect and restore rule of law or risk losing Australian support.
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'Appalled' Abbott government will try to intervene for journalist Peter Greste

'Appalled' Abbott government will try to intervene for journalist Peter Greste | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The Australian government will press the Egyptians “at the highest level” to try to free Australian journalist Peter Greste…
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Pakistani woman stoned to death in 'honour killing' - Australia Network News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Pakistani woman stoned to death in 'honour killing' - Australia Network News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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Cyber espionage and the new Cold War of US-China relations

Cyber espionage and the new Cold War of US-China relations | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The members of China’s military charged over cyber espionage by the US will never see American justice, but the case does break new ground in a fractious US-China relationship increasingly characterised…...
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Five men on boat suspected of illegal fishing taken to Christmas Island detention centre - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Behind the Boko Haram headlines, slavery in Africa is the real crisis

Behind the Boko Haram headlines, slavery in Africa is the real crisis | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The mass kidnapping of schoolgirls by terrorist group Boko Haram in Nigeria is neither a new nor rare occurrence, though this does not make it any less shocking.
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'Violent pimp' Damion St Patrick Baston, who allegedly ran global trafficking ring, worked on Gold Coast - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

'Violent pimp' Damion St Patrick Baston, who allegedly ran global trafficking ring, worked on Gold Coast - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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Peter Greste trial: Australian journalist detained in Egypt denounces 'injustice' - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Peter Greste trial: Australian journalist detained in Egypt denounces 'injustice' - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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China's crackdown in Xinjiang nets 400 suspects

China's crackdown in Xinjiang nets 400 suspects | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
China has taken down more than 40 groups it calls violent terror gangs.
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United States will stay on the Greste case, Ambassador says

United States will stay on the Greste case, Ambassador says | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
American ambassador John Berry has said the decision against journalist Peter Greste cannot be allowed to stand and pledged…
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What next for Peter Greste?

What next for Peter Greste? | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The politics surrounding the predicament faced by Australian journalist Peter Greste must be handled sensitively if he is to have any chance of release.
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Al Jazeera's $150m lawsuit against Egypt no help to Greste: lawyer

Al Jazeera's $150m lawsuit against Egypt no help to Greste: lawyer | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
A former lawyer for Peter Greste says it was silly for Al Jazeera to sue Egypt after its staff were detained.
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Why Australians should care about jailed journalist Peter Greste

Why Australians should care about jailed journalist Peter Greste | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
HE’S not a drug-smuggling bogan like Schapelle Corby but, nonetheless, Australia should care about Peter Greste.
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Peter Greste case: international anger for Egypt's sentencing of al-Jazeera journalists

Peter Greste case: international anger for Egypt's sentencing of al-Jazeera journalists | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
Egypt faced international condemnation over the harsh jail sentences handed down to three al-Jazeera journalists – including Australian Peter Greste – with human rights groups describing the verdict as a black day in the country’s unrelenting...
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Attitudes to torture: Stop Torture global survey

This survey of more than 21,000 people in 21 countries across every continent reveals that nearly half of respondents fear torture if taken into custody.
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Warlord Germain Katanga sentenced to 12 years' prison by International Criminal Court for 2003 massacre in Congo - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Warlord Germain Katanga sentenced to 12 years' prison by International Criminal Court for 2003 massacre in Congo - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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Rising tobacco taxes 'will encourage cigarette smuggling', say Qld experts - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Rising tobacco taxes 'will encourage cigarette smuggling', say Qld experts - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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US shift on ICC and Syria gives hope but sceptics right to be wary

US shift on ICC and Syria gives hope but sceptics right to be wary | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
The Obama administration has decided to back a push to have the International Criminal Court (ICC) open a formal, United Nations-sanctioned investigation into potential Syrian war crimes, according to…...
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Aceh woman, gang-raped by vigilantes for alleged adultery, now to be flogged | theage.com.au

Aceh woman, gang-raped by vigilantes for alleged adultery, now to be flogged | theage.com.au | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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United Nations says Victoria breached International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights by not compensating police bashing victim - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

United Nations says Victoria breached International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights by not compensating police bashing victim - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | International and Comparative Justice | Scoop.it
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