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Not in agreement.

After a High Court ruling against a plan that would send asylum seekers to Malaysia under the so called "Malaysian solution", Prime Minister Julia Gillard and her government announce the presentation of a bill to Federal Parliament to circumvent the ruling.

The bill was subsequently withdrawn.

With apologies to Christos Tsiolkas, whose novel "The Slap" is currently attracting a lot of discussion as a result of an ABC dramatisation.