The Boston Marathon bomber should not be put to death and Australia must vocally oppose the sentence brought down against him, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran’s lawyer, Veronica Haccou, said yesterday.
Robin Harrison, Binna Burra. When the little boy points out that the emperor has no clothes, we can be sure the respectable burghers who have built their lives around those lies will be outraged. It's always hard to accept we've been hoodwinked.
M Mizzi, Byron Bay. Members of the Bali nine were executed by Indonesia and as some have rightly pointed out this happened as a warning from the AFP, but exactly what kind of warning was it?
The Australian Federal Police has insisted its entire handling of the Bali nine case was appropriate at every stage, and attacked criticism over the executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
Attorney-General George Brandis has appealed to his Indonesian counterpart to allow death row inmates Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran to pursue further legal action.
To ignore the latest legal challenge of Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan and send them for execution would betray the spirit of human rights, their lawyer says.
Norwegian prime minister Erna Solberg has reportedly asked Indonesia's president Joko Widodo to halt the executions of Australians Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan.
Jakarta [AAP] Jakarta says the executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran are not open for negotiation, and has criticised Australia for revealing an offer to pay the cost of the men’s life imprisonment to the media. Details of Australian... Read More →
Lawyers for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will return to court on Thursday with their most urgent appeal yet, as the Australians on Indonesia's execution island wait for a breakthrough.
Foreign minister Julie Bishop has confirmed she proposed a prisoner swap agreement in an 11th-hour bid to save Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran from the firing squad.
Indonesia's attorney-general has announced 10 prisoners will face the firing squad in the next round of executions, but among them could be at least three with cases before the courts and one prisoner promised a second opinion on his medical condition.