Howard warned over human rights issues

The Howard government was slammed by its own departments over a plan to subject refugees to invasive strip searches, newly released documents show. The Howard government was warned it was teetering on the edge of the minimum human rights standards as it pushed for powers...

Howard warned over human rights

The Howard government was warned it was teetering on the edge of the minimum human rights standards as it pushed for powers to strip search refugee detainees. The National Archive has released the 2000 cabinet papers, revealing the government’s response to a growing crisis in...