Sirul’s freedom in Australia could be short-lived


Ravin Palanisamy

Convicted Malaysian killer Sirul Azhar Umar could be detained again after Australia’s parliament pushed through its preventive detention law, overturning a recent High Court ruling that indefinite immigration detention was illegal. – YouTube pic, December 6, 2023.

CONVICTED Malaysian killer Sirul Azhar Umar could be detained again after Australia’s parliament pushed through its preventive detention law, overturning a recent High Court ruling that indefinite immigration detention was illegal. 

The law, which was passed by the Senate, is designed to recapture a total of 148 non-citizens, some of whom are criminals, who were released last month after the High Court ruling. 


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