The group of about 30 protesters held placards in support of Hicks outside Sydney's Supreme Court building where his lawyers have been granted an urgent hearing.
Hicks' legal team will argue in court that the federal government should be ordered to demand the US frees him from the Guantanamo Bay prison where he has been held for five years.
14 Dec. 2006
Protesters demand the release of Hicks:
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