[LINK] [PRIVACY] Re: Wikileak founder's passport cancelled

Stephen Wilson swilson at lockstep.com.au
Mon May 17 17:38:40 AEST 2010

Roger Clarke wrote:
>> What legal capacity does any government agency have to:
>> (a)  "confiscate" a passport?
>> (b)  "cancel" a passport?
> Quick Searches using both Google and AustLII have yielded precious 
> little guidance on the rights of Australians in relation to passports.
Is it not significant that inside the passport it says, in capitals, 
that it remains the property of the Australian government?


Steve Wilson

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