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All these women might still be alive if their killers had not been paroled | Melinda Tankard Reist

All these women might still be alive if their killers had not been paroled | Melinda Tankard Reist | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“ When murderer John Coombes was convicted for a second murder, what did the Adult Parole Board do? Let him out of prison in 2007 to murder his friend, foster”
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Focus on police, not the laws

Focus on police, not the laws | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“ The O'Farrell government's changes to powers of arrest are cause for alarm.”
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Australia's New Policy a Threat to Refugees, Suaka Argues - Jakarta Globe

Australia's New Policy a Threat to Refugees, Suaka Argues - Jakarta Globe | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“Australia's New Policy a Threat to Refugees, Suaka Argues Jakarta Globe Claims by the Australian government that its new policy of sending asylum seekers arriving by boat to Papua New Guinea or Nauru is a success have been met with condemnation by...”
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2013 World Refugee Rally Day - Australian Voices for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

www.facebook.com/arifkhanmedia www.youtube.com/arifkhanmedia The Hanlon Project covered the 2013 Sydney World Refugee Rally. Hundreds of Australians came out...”
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Rudd's PNG asylum seeker solution Sydney Rally 28 July'13

“Sydney protest - Australians against the offshore processing and resettlement of asylum seekers in PNG. The speakers expose the truth behind Kevin Rudd's new...”
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Australia's Approach to Asylum-Seeker Issue: Outsource It - Wall Street Journal

Australia's Approach to Asylum-Seeker Issue: Outsource It - Wall Street Journal | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“Wall Street Journal Australia's Approach to Asylum-Seeker Issue: Outsource It Wall Street Journal In the past two months, Nauru and Papua New Guinea have signed deals to receive increased aid in exchange for resettling refugees trying to reach...”
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As it happened: PNG to resettle asylum seekers bound for Australia

“The Australian prime minister has just announced a dramatic shift in its asylum seeker policy. Kevin Rudd and his Papua New Guinea counterpart Peter O'Neill ...”
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Kevin Rudd's announcement
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Churches blast Australia-Papua New Guinea pact on asylum seekers - Ecumenical News

Churches blast Australia-Papua New Guinea pact on asylum seekers - Ecumenical News | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“Ecumenical News Churches blast Australia-Papua New Guinea pact on asylum seekers Ecumenical News "We also know that the ongoing human rights violations and extreme poverty in Papua New Guinea mean it is not a safe option for permanent resettlement...”
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Groups opposed to Australia's asylum seeker/ "boat people" policy
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How Australians took $4.8bn hit to cyber crime last year - Herald Sun

How Australians took $4.8bn hit to cyber crime last year - Herald Sun | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“ How Australians took $4.8bn hit to cyber crime last yearHerald SunAnd it is not just the geek in the bedroom - bikie gangs and the Russian mafia are aggressively trying to get a piece of the low-risk, high-reward world of cyber crime.”
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Border protection transparency under Abbott - Eureka Street

Border protection transparency under Abbott - Eureka Street | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“Eureka Street Border protection transparency under Abbott Eureka Street It cannot be assumed numbers of arrivals will quickly fall to zero, though they are already trending downwards since Kevin Rudd announced in July that all irregular maritime...”
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UN Presses Australia to Release 46 Refugees - New York Times (blog)

UN Presses Australia to Release 46 Refugees - New York Times (blog) | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“Press TV UN Presses Australia to Release 46 Refugees New York Times (blog) The United Nations Human Rights Committee called on Australia to release the refugees, many of whom have been held for more than two years, and offer them compensation for...”
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PNG solution 'unravelling': Morrison - The Age

PNG solution 'unravelling': Morrison - The Age | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“The Age PNG solution 'unravelling': Morrison The Age Human rights expert Daniel Webb says that deterrence is the wrong answer on asylum seeker policy, as the Coalition flags harsher scrutiny for current detainees.”
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Australia to send asylum seekers to Papua New Guinea

“The Australian government has announced that all asylum seekers arriving by boat will be refused... euronews, the most watched news channel in Europe Subscri...”
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Tony Abbott, the man who promised to 'stop the boats', sails to victory - The Guardian

Tony Abbott, the man who promised to 'stop the boats', sails to victory - The Guardian | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Tony Abbott, the man who promised to 'stop the boats', sails to victory The Guardian They fear asylum seekers will damage their way of life. "They are only coming here for the free ...”
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Emergency Response Rally to Rudds PNG Plan - Action for Refugees, Sydney, Australia 20th July 2013

www.LeftAndCorrect.com Kevin Rudd has now brought in legislation more draconian than John Howard could ever wish to attempt. Join the fightback (please)”
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Asylum-seekers arrive at Manus Island in PNG under Labor's hardline ... - The Australian

Asylum-seekers arrive at Manus Island in PNG under Labor's hardline ... - The Australian | Legal Studies | Scoop.it
“The Guardian Asylum-seekers arrive at Manus Island in PNG under Labor's hardline ...”
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