"David Hicks has committed, it seems, thought crime against the United States and is being detained and tormented by people unaware of his rights. It's unlikely they know this, and they should be told."
(Australian writer - quoted during Writers' Week, Adelaide Festival of Arts, March 2002 )
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Why a Fair Go For David Site.?
Appeal for Donations
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chamber for terrorists The Daily Telegraph, 07/06/2003
URGENT -- FAIR GO FOR DAVID-plea-re-execution-chamber MSWord doc
Hicks ( David's father ) protests in a cage outside Liberal Party
( Photo's included )
asks US to resolve Guantanamo situation. The News 11/06/2003
for David - a song written about David. by Paul Buckberry
get an MP3 download. ( 4 Mg ) more at his site http://www.buckberry.com/
- Jack Thomas is now FREE and back home in
Australia. (more details here)
Pakistan to release Australian Jack Thomas after five months jail without charge
Click Here for the Latest News specifically concerning changes in the status and condition of David Hicks and other detaines and for developments in their respective legal cases.
A second Australian citizen, Mamdouh Habib., is now also detained in Camp X-Ray.
Pentagon criticised over looming Guantanamo Bay trial Sydney Morning Herald, May 24
Camp Delta lacks nothing, but freedom Sydney Morning Herald, May 26
No request to return Hicks News, May 29U.S. Seeking Guantánamo Defense Staff, New York Times May 22
Legal action explored to free Hicks The Age, May 5th, 2003
The Forgotten Australians The Age, May 8th, 2003
THE IMPORTANCE of being ERNEST (or ARTHUR) - What does David have in common with Earnest Hemingway or Arthur Koestler ?
Prisoners From Afghan War Remains Uncertain
New York Times, April 24, 2003
Rights missing in action and still Labor can't stop the rot..
Petition Tabled Re: David Hicks Senator Linda Kirk, Federal Parliament - March 21, 2003
Military Detention: Australian Citizens'
Speech to Paliament - Senator Linda Kirk - ALP
Pettion for the release of the Detainees presented to Federal Parliament
see: Media Release by Senator Linda Kirk - ALP
New revelations about Guantanamo Bay prisoners -
3 January 2003
A recent story in the Los Angeles Times reports that at least 10 percent of the 625 war prisoners captured in Afghanistan and now held at the notorious US naval base prison in Guantanamo Bay have “no meaningful connection” with the Taliban or Al Qaeda.
Fishing, by Carl A brief reminiscence about David
Resource site about the legal action to end the unlawful detention of those held at
Camp, X-Ray, Guantanamo Bay
letter to your MP (Latest version - 8 August
Some points you may wish to consider when writing a letter to your Federal Member of Parliament.
Items from published news media sources in Australia and around the world.
Links to human rights, justice and alternative media sites.