Four Years On: Humane Solutions to Offshore Detention Exist but Government Chooses Abuse (Amnesty International, 2017). On a day that marks four long years of the Australian Government’s deliberately abusive policies Amnesty International is pleading for an immediate plan to guarantee the safety of the two thousand people trapped on Nauru and Manus Island.
Plaintiff M68/2015 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Ors  HCA 1 (2016) Plaintiff M68-2015 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection. 2016. This case note provides an overview of the key facts and findings of the High Court in Plaintiff M68/2015 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Ors  HCA 1, and sets out some of the key developments following the case. The plaintiff, an asylum seeker from Bangladesh, had been detained in Nauru at one of Australia’s Read More
Australia’s offshore asylum policy ruled legal by High Court (BBC, 2016) Australia’s court rejected a challenge by lawyers for one detainee who are argued the policy was unconstitutional, paving the way for the deportation of over 250 people, including 37 babies, to a detention camp on Nauru.