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A Palm Island man was hit in the back with the butt of a gun and dragged by police during post-riot raids 11 years ago, a court has heard.
Among the allegations outlined by the class action, launched by Mr Wotton on behalf of Palm Islanders, is that the post-riot raids and arrests without warrants were excessive and would not have happened in any other Queensland community that was not predominantly aboriginal.

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