Hamid Kehazaei’s coronial inquest

Posted on Dec 12, 2016   |   Categories: Immigration Law

Over a fortnight of hearings at the coronial inquest into Kehazaei’s death, Manus Island medical staff appeared in steady succession before the coroner to explain in detail how the 24-year-old’s health deteriorated precipitously while he was being treated in detention, as their pleas to have him moved to a hospital were either ignored or refused by Australian immigration department officials.