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AustraliaIvan Milat transferred from supermaximum security prison in Goulburn to Sydney hospital for operation

14:36  15 may  2019
14:36  15 may  2019 Source:   abc.net.au

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Ivan Milat was taken to Prince of Wales Hospital yesterday in a move that required a huge security operation due to his current poor health. Australia's most notorious serial killer Ivan Milat is taken from Goulburn Supermax prison to a major Sydney hospital in need of serious medical attention.

Serial killer Ivan Milat has been taken to a Sydney hospital from Goulburn 's supermax jail. AAP understands he was transferred on Monday afternoon and is being held in a secure annex of the Inmates are searched before they leave prison and when they return. At least one form of restraint

Serial killer Ivan Milat is getting a break from Australia's toughest jail to undergo a medical procedure in a Sydney hospital.

Officers from the extreme high-security unit at the Goulburn Correctional Centre supermaximum security prison escorted the convicted murderer to the Prince of Wales Hospital in the Sydney suburb of Randwick.

A source close to Ivan Milat's family told the ABC the 74-year-old has undertaken a series of hunger strikes in prison over the past decade in protest against his treatment by prison guards.

Australia's most notorious serial killer Ivan Milat has been taken from Goulburn supermax prison to Prince of Wales Hospital need of serious medical attention

Australia's most notorious serial killer Ivan Milat has been taken from Goulburn supermax prison to Prince of Wales Hospital need of serious medical attention Ivan Milat was taken to Prince of Wales Hospital yesterday in a move that required a huge security operation due to his current poor health.

Serial killer Ivan Milat has been taken to a Sydney , Australia, hospital from supermax jail. AAP understands he was transferred on Monday afternoon and is being held in a secure annex of AAP understands Milat was called in for a diagnostic procedure and is expected to return to the Goulburn

The Goulburn Correctional Centre, an Australian supermaximum security prison for males, is located in Goulburn , New South Wales, three kilometres north-east of the central business district. The facility is operated by Corrective Services NSW, an agency of the Department of Justice

The ABC understands Milat is in the advanced stages of cancer after several lumps were found in his stomach and his throat.

It is unlikely he will return to his cell at Goulburn Correctional Centre. The ABC understands arrangements are being made to transfer him, possibly to another prison such as Long Bay jail hospital.

He has recently lost 20 kilograms.

In a statement, NSW Corrective Services said "extensive security and planning" was undertaken before the 74-year-old was transported to hospital.

Ivan Milat transferred from supermaximum security prison in Goulburn to Sydney hospital for operation © AAP Milat was jailed in 1996 and is serving seven life sentences for the murders of seven backpackers. It said Milat was searched before leaving the prison in Goulburn and "will be searched again on his return".

Ivan Milat transferred from supermaximum security prison in Goulburn to Sydney hospital for operation © Corrective Services NSW The yard at the Goulburn Correctional Centre. While in hospital Milat will have to wear restraints, it said.

Ivan Milat diagnosed with terminal cancer after tests find lumps in his throat and stomach

Ivan Milat diagnosed with terminal cancer after tests find lumps in his throat and stomach Australia's worst serial killer Ivan Millat is given a terminal diagnosis after lumps are found on his throat and stomach. He is unlikely to return to solitary confinement at Goulburn Supermax Jail. The 74-year-old was driven to the Prince of Wales Hospital in Sydney's east on Monday, where he underwent a series of tests on lumps found in his throat and stomach. Known as the Backpacker Killer, Milat has never shown remorse for murdering seven travellers — some of whom were stabbed, shot and beheaded. © ABC News Milat will likely be transferred to Long Bay Prison hospital.

Ivan Milat , who murdered seven backpackers in Australia in the 1990s, is undergoing tests in hospital 's secure annex. Serial killer Ivan Milat has been taken to a Sydney , Australia, hospital from supermax jail.

Notorious serial killer Ivan Milat has travelled to Sydney for medical treatment at a public hospital . Milat , 74, is serving seven consecutive life sentences The ageing murderer is housed in Goulburn ’s Supermax prison . However, he was been transferred from the maximum security prison to the

"At least one form of restraint — handcuffs or ankle cuffs — remains on high-risk inmates during medical treatment, subject to medical requirements," a spokeswoman said.

Special hospital annex for treatment of prisoners

Ivan Milat transferred from supermaximum security prison in Goulburn to Sydney hospital for operation © Corrective Services NSW A single cell in the supermaximum security Goulburn Correctional Centre. Milat was admitted to a special annex within the hospital, fitted out for the treatment of prisoners with reinforced block walls and steel-lined ceilings.

He was jailed in 1996 and is serving seven life sentences for the brutal murders of seven backpackers.

Their bodies were dumped in the Belanglo State Forest in southern NSW between 1989 and 1993.

A $47 million injection from the NSW State Government, announced in February, will see the complex broken into two separate wings.

At the time, a spokesperson from NSW Corrective Services told the ABC it is hoped the prison will one day act as a "halfway" between the supermaximum security prison and a regular prison.

According to the plan, eligible inmates will in future be rehabilitated there and eventually moved to lower security settings within the facility.

'He doesn't deserve to be dying in pain in hospital': Ivan Milat's love child says she will always love her serial killer father – and claims he doesn't have it in him to be a murderer.
Speaking candidly from her Gosford home, on the Central Coast in NSW, Lynise Milat, 54, said she loves her father, but doesn't always like him. 'I don't think when I look at him, 'did he, didn't he?'. I think he's an arse and a character but he's brutally honest, that's not to say I always like him,' Ms Milat said. 'But I will always love him. I don't want him to die, he doesn't deserve to be dying in pain in hospital, I'd rather not … see him.' Milat, who is serving seven life sentences for the Belanglo state forest murders, remains in hospital after he was diagnosed with throat cancer.

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