Justice for Victims – getting traction

Justice for Victims – getting traction

The Greens NSW campaign for justice for victims of child abuse: 1. Remove time limits for victims’ civil damages claims 2. Bring sentencing for past child abusers into the 21st century 3. Stop churches hiding their money in trusts You can find out more about this...
Stressful double standards [media]

Stressful double standards [media]

Thousands of people who have suffered a psychological injury whether at work, as a result of a horrific car accident or following a criminal assault are increasingly cut out of state compensation schemes. But the rules seem different for the State’s Finance Minister...
New figures confirm rampant handgun use in drive-by shootings

New figures confirm rampant handgun use in drive-by shootings

New figures obtained by The Greens and the National Coalition for Gun Control confirm that in 87 per cent of drive by shootings the weapon of choice for criminals is a handgun.  This highlights the failure of the NSW Government to take any steps at all to control the...
New Police Integrity Commissioner fails his first test

New Police Integrity Commissioner fails his first test

The Police Integrity Commission (PIC) and its new Commissioner have refused to investigate a serious allegation of police assault at the SCG, and the extraordinary events which followed. The police failings included the police media unit sending Assistant Commissioner...