Report

2008 Immigration detention report

19 Jan 2009
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This report contains a summary of observations by the Australian Human Rights Commissioner, Graeme Innes AM, and staff of the Australian Human Rights Commission (the Commission) following visits to Australia’s immigration detention facilities, and to people in community detention, between June and September 2008. The contents of the report are based on direct observations made during the visits, and on discussions with staff and immigration detainees.

This report follows the Commission’s 2006 and 2007 reports on annual inspections of mainland immigration detention facilities. The Commission has also commented on earlier visits to immigration detention facilities in a range of other reports available on its website.

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2009
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