Haneef: How a Minister’s discretion failed the nation

Sharpre CT on Haneef 23 Dec 07The Australian newspaper – not traditionally anti-police or security services – has summed up how seriously ex-Minister Andrews failed Australia by "…engaging in a cynical attempt to ramp up the Howard government’s security credentials". Go to editorial. And the 2007 winner of Australia’s top journalism prize, Hedley Thomas (won for his coverage of the Haneef affair) has also contributed his, hopefully final, analysis of the Haneef debacle.

.. cartoon with thanks to Ian Sharpe, CLA member, of the Canberra Times

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