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ILAA address at CPD Law Conference Sydney March 10, 2012 – Delivered by Paul Power, CEO Refugee Council of Australia
March 22, 2012

Paul Power, CEO Refugee Council of Australia addressed the Immigration Lawyers Association of Australasia breakfast meeting March 10, 2012 at the 6th annual CPD Law Conference.  His focus was on asylum seekers, detention centres and a divisive political debate.  Below is an authorized transcript of that speech. ____________________________________________________________________________ Two weeks ago I had what has

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Gillard’s Proposed
October 13, 2011

According to my make-believe statistics, around 99.9% of the Australian population has found it impossible to not hear the phrase ‘Gillard’s migration solution,’ ‘boat people’ or ‘asylum seekers’ being splashed across all forms of media. The Australian media in particular has been interested in the developments of Gillard’s proposed migration solution, ever since she voiced

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2010 Law Week Breakfast
October 17, 2010

This morning, our principal solicitor Anne O’Donoghue and one of our staff were fortunate enough to be able to attend the 2010 Law Week Breakfast with NSW Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione as the Guest of Honour and Key Speaker and Professor George Williams as the Guest Speaker. The topic for the breakfast was “The Role of

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Successful Conference in Ireland!
August 6, 2010

Director-General of the Law Society of Ireland Ken Murphy, Anne O’Donoghue, President of the Law Society of Ireland Gerard Doherty, Deputy Director-General of the Law Society of Ireland Mary Keane and Careers Development Advisor of the Law Society of Ireland. Keith O’Malley. Picture courtesy of: Susan Kennedy, Lensmen. Our Principal Solicitor, Anne O’Donoghue recently returned

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