'Postcard Bandit' in legal bid for freedom from WA jail

By Abe Maddison
Updated June 18 2024 - 8:55am, first published 8:52am
Brenden Abbott, AKA 'the Postcard Bandit', is serving a 14-year sentence at Perth's Casuarina Prison (HANDOUT/WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE)
Brenden Abbott, AKA 'the Postcard Bandit', is serving a 14-year sentence at Perth's Casuarina Prison (HANDOUT/WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE)

Notorious bank robber and fugitive Brenden James Abbott is seeking to have his detention declared unlawful and is also suing the Western Australian government for wrongful imprisonment.

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