Item A11.25 - Seeking asylum is legal [badge] (2 copies)

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Seeking asylum is legal [badge] (2 copies)


  • [197-]? - [198-]? (Creation)

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Amnesty International Queensland Section (1972? -).
Objectives - To work for the release of people imprisoned anywhere for their beliefs, colour, ethnic origin or religion, provided they have neither used nor advocated violence; to oppose torture and capital punishment and advocate fair and speedy trials for all political prisoners; to seek observance of the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and of the United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners.
Notes: No A.I. minutes exist before 1972 The organization may have been active at an earlier date. A.I. has consultative status with United Nations bodies and the Council of Europe.

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Publicists - Pat Comben, Marion Faithfull, Teresa Henry, Tony O'Connor, R. Winstanley, Judith Wright.

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  • English

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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