Timeline in the Palm Island death in custody case: November 19, 2004: Mulrunji Doomadgee, 36, dies in custody at Palm Island police station.
Australia: Aboriginal death in custody triggers Palm Island riot. By Mike Head 3 December 2004. For the second time this year, anger over the death of an.
Cameron Doomadgee (commonly called Mulrunji), a Aboriginal man, died in police custody on Palm Island on November 19, 2004.
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