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A friend of a New Zealander who died in an Australian detention centre says authorities are trying to cover up the real cause of his death.
The partner of a New Zealand man who died in an Australian detention centre is calling for answers about his death. Audio
A former Christmas Island detainee has applied for 50 jobs since he was deported back to New Zealand and is having a tough time just surviving, he says. Video
A former NZ soldier who has been held in an Australian prison since October without being charged is locked in his cell for most of the day, his partner tells Checkpoint. Video
The government has been told it needs to push harder to help New Zealanders detained in Australia.
The hands of a New Zealand man detained on Christmas Island have been badly bruised after he was bound for more than 18 hours, his mother says.
Four New Zealanders have been sent to Christmas Island from a detention centre on the Australian mainland, RNZ News has been told.
It's unfair a convicted New Zealand rugby league player is allowed to stay in Australia while others on less serious charges have been sent back, a lawyer says. Audio
A New Zealander released from an Australian detention centre says the tide is beginning to turn towards freeing those who have committed less serious offences.
The Australian Immigration Department has confirmed 16 asylum seekers are on hunger strike at a Darwin detention centre.
The lawyer of a former New Zealand soldier being held in an Australian prison is trying to get a psychiatrist in to assess him. Audio
A convicted armed robber who has lived in Australia since he was nine and has just been deported to Invercargill fears he is on the brink of returning to a life of crime. Audio
A New Zealander who was deported from Christmas Island says he is facing a $7500 bill for his flights back into the country. Audio
Prime Minister John Key has apologised for saying opposition MPs backed murderers and rapists, in reference to New Zealand detainees in Australia.
Australia's immigration minister has ordered changes to a form to make it clear detainees who return to New Zealand can still appeal.
Australia's Immigration Minister has confirmed detainees' appeals will not be dismissed if they return to this country, Justice Minister Amy Adams says. Audio
New Zealanders in Australian immigration detention centres are signing forms that give away their guaranteed right to an appeal when they choose to return home, says a lawyer. Audio
An Australian lawyer says a previously unseen document appears to show New Zealand detainees returning home are signing away their rights to an appeal. Audio
Preparations are under way to accommodate more asylum seekers in case the Australian government loses a court case against offshore detention.
Australia's Human Rights Commission is being asked to investigate the treatment of New Zealand detainees. Audio