Human rights implications of proposed Australian anti-terrorism bill [ANU]

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Human rights implications of the Anti-terrorism Bill 2005 [report to Australian Capital Territory Chief Minister Jon Stanhope by experts in human rights and international law from the University of New South Wales and Australian National University, concluding that the bill provisions dealing with preventative detention and control orders breach Australia's obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights]. Read the full text of the report [PDF]. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.

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