Concerns new measures targeting detainees are overreach

By Dominic Giannini
Updated November 21 2023 - 3:40pm, first published 3:34pm
Sarah Hanson-Young says courts not politicians should be making decisions on detention. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
Sarah Hanson-Young says courts not politicians should be making decisions on detention. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)

The Albanese government and federal opposition are facing a backlash over a lightning-quick parliamentary response to a High Court ruling on long-term detainees.

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