Searching a smartphone is different from searching luggage. Our smartphones carry our innermost thoughts, intimate pictures, sensitive workplace documents and private messages.
Roman Quaedvlieg was sacked on Thursday by the governor-general on the recommendation of the government.
Australia needs to empower migrant workers to report abuse, and more effectively punish employers that do the wrong thing.
Prized species such as sea cucumbers are increasingly being poached from Australian waters. But if foreign aid can give fishing crews alternative livelihoods, the problem could ease.