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ASIO push to ‘streamline’ judicial safeguards criticised by legal groups
A push by domestic intelligence agency ASIO to reduce the level of judicial safeguards in terrorism investigations has been criticised by a peak legal group.
- By political reporter Francis Keany
Special warrants currently allow ASIO to question and detain people for up to a week without charge.
Under the proposal only the Attorney-General, and…
Source: ASIO push to ‘streamline’ judicial safeguards criticised by legal groups – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)