In this sedition
I urge you all to consider the war on terror as an expensive debacle and the continued imprisonment of David Hicks without trial as a direct attack on our sovereignty, and an act of treachery against this country and the democratic freedoms our forefathers and mothers fought for.
And, from Foreign Prisoner Support Service, Save a Life:
Some things you may not know about David Hicks:
- he fought on the side of NATO and the UN when he was in Kosovo
- he was not armed when he was detained
- he was not shooting at American or Australian troops (or any others)
- all others detained with him at the time were immediately released
- he had his first phone call with his family in December 2002 - after two years imprisoment
- his military lawyer, Major Mori, says he has almost no chance of a fair trial
- his mental state is fragile and he has deteriorated physically
- Major Mori is convinced he was not involved in any terrorist activities
- he still has not formally been charged with ANYTHING
- he has been in solitary confinement on and off since September 2003
For more information about his case please visit the website www.fairgofordavid.org
Fair Go for David seeks that:
. David Hicks be treated in accordance with the Geneva Conventions
. The law of Habeas Corpus be applied to David Hicks
. David Hicks be repatriated to Australia and given a fair civil trial, if charged with any crime/s
. Any other Australians in a similar situation to David Hicks be entitled to the same rights Contributions can be sent to: Fair Go For David, PO Box 634, PROSPECT EAST SA 5082.
And Philip Ruddock.. nice try, dickhead.