A milestone yesterday for survivors of institutional sex abuse in Queensland.
JOINT STATEMENT Premier and Minister for the Arts The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Minister for Training and Skills The Honourable Yvette D'Ath To read the full statement please click the following link: Time limits...
Queensland to scrap age limits on child sex abuse victims' lawsuits The Guardian, Tuesday 2 August 2016
Royal Commission into the Child Protection and Youth Detention Systems of the Northern Territory
Today knowmore celebrates one year of operation. To mark this occasion, we’ve developed a new service snapshot that shows our achievements and statistics from the year.
This month our intrepid Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Liaison officer Chris Lee visited Mt Isa and Rockhampton with Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services Community Legal Education worker, Donna Hensen.
knowmore has been busy over the last eight months helping vulnerable clients tell their stories and navigate any legal questions about The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
New free legal advisory service, knowmore was launched today by the Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus as an important resource for advice and support for people seeking to engage with the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The service...
People engaging with the National Redress Scheme (NRS) can access a range of free services including counselling, case management, advice and support. For more information visit the NRS website.
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Today, George's Pell’s lawyers will be seeking permission for the Supreme Court of Victoria to consider his appeal. This matter will be streamed live by the Court from 9:30am http://scvwebcast.com/coa2019/ As coverage of this matter continues, we encourage everyone...
This article has been partially republished from the Newcastle Herald, written by Joanne McCarthy. You can find the original article published in full here. "A former senior Hunter Department of Youth and Community Services manager has been sentenced to 22 years jail...
Proposed mandatory reporting legislation extending to ministers of religion to be put before WA Parliament
The information below has been adapted from a media statement that was published by the Hon Simone McGurk, Minister for Child Protection, Women's Interests, Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence, Community Services. The original release can be found here Children...