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The Real Risk

No. 19 of #50cases. Nobody said upholding human rights is easy. It involves questions which go to heart of what it means to be a civilised society. Here’s one. Torture is wrong. … Continued

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Detention Harms Children

In 2011, there were nearly 1,000 children each year being held in immigration detention centres for, on average, 16 days, but sometimes up to 61 days. Reetha Suppiah’s two sons, … Continued

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It’s About Control

No. 34 of #50cases Sometimes you lose control of your life, and there’s nothing you can do about it. Sometimes your human rights are all you have left. Three years behind … Continued

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Police shouldn’t have stopped war protest bus

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The police stopped coach passengers from reaching the site of an anti-Iraq War demonstration. The protesters' right to freedom of expression and freedom of assembly was violated. Police shouldn't have assumed they would be violent.

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