Asylum Seekers

Asylum Seekers Asylum seekersInternational Criminal Court Andrew believes Australia should give protection to people genuinely fleeing persecution. Any credible policy must be regional, fully sanctioned by the United Nations and address issues in source countries,...

UN ADDS WEIGHT TO CASE AGAINST GOVERNMENT AT THE HAGUE

19 March 2015 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, and eminent human rights lawyer Greg Barns will be available to discuss the most recent correspondence with the International Criminal Court in regard to Australia’s non-compliance with the Rome Statute...

CASE AGAINST ABBOTT GOVERNMENT BUILDS AT THE HAGUE

12 February 2015 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, and human rights advocate and lawyer Greg Barns have taken the next step in their formal request for the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate crimes against asylum...

ICC REQUESTED TO INVESTIGATE PROSECUTION OF ABBOTT GOVERNMENT

22 October 2014 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, and eminent human rights advocate and lawyer, Greg Barns, have formally requested the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC) investigate crimes against asylum seekers by members of the...