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Juvenile Justice: Every child's basic human right: Appeals ...
1 November 1998

Produced as part of the Juvenile Justice Campaign these seven appeals leaflets highlight the following issues; detention of an Aborigine child in Australia ...

Newsletter       ACT 76/004/1998

China: Appeal for Wang Jianping
28 October 1998

Wang Jianping is serving a ten-year sentence, imposed in two unfair trials, for passing information to Australia in the early 1980s. He escaped illegally ...

Report       ASA 17/036/1998

Australia: Western Australia prison reforms - a first positive ...
7 June 1998

News Service 107/98. AI INDEX: ASA 12/07/98. 8 JUNE 1998. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Western Australia Prison Reforms - a first positive step. ...

Press Release       ASA 12/007/1998

Western Australia Government should act on prisoner deaths
3 June 1998

This document looks at the high incidence of deaths in custody in Western Australian prisons due to lack of care and training and calls upon the ...

Report       ASA 12/006/1998

Australia: Silence on human rights: Government responds to " ...
4 March 1998

This document gives AI's reaction to "Bringing Them Home: National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children from ...

Report       ASA 12/002/1998

Australia: Government silence on "stolen children"
11 February 1998

AI INDEX: ASA 12/05/98News Service 24/98. EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 0001 HRS GMT 04.MARCH.98. NEWS RELEASE. ...

Press Release       ASA 12/005/1998

Australia: Unresolved "white" youth's cell death - answers still ...
30 January 1998

News Service 16/98. AI INDEX: ASA 12/04/98. 30 JANUARY 1998. Australia: Unresolved “white” youth's cell death -- answers still needed. ...

Press Release       ASA 12/004/1998

Australia: A brief to the Australian Labor Party 1998 National ...
1 January 1998

In this brief document AI comments on human rights issues in the draft Australian Labor Party (ALP) Platform discussed at the ALP's 1998 National ...

Report       ASA 12/001/1998

Australia: Denial of rights makes immigration detainees ...
17 December 1997

AI INDEX: ASA 12/09/97News Service 218/97. 17 DECEMBER 1997. Australia: Denial of rights makes immigration detainees ...

Press Release       ASA 12/009/1997

Australia: Human rights a key concern in senate debate on ...
25 November 1997

News Service 202/97. AI INDEX: ASA 12/08/97. 25 NOVEMBER 1997. Australia: Human rights a key concern in senate debate ...

Press Release       ASA 12/008/1997