NSW needs to lead the way in opting in to redress scheme

Victims of historic child sexual abuse are one step closer to justice today with the announcement of a federal redress scheme. NSW must now lead the way in opting in to the scheme and implementing each of the Royal Commission’s redress recommendations when its final...
Kids more important than confessionals

Kids more important than confessionals

Key recommendations from the child abuse Royal Commission handed down today outline essential criminal justice reforms required to provide justice for victims. Something is wrong in our criminal justice system when the defendant was not convicted of any child sexual...
Justice for Victims in Bathurst

Justice for Victims in Bathurst

Last night in Bathurst we hosted a meeting with the local community to address their concerns about the lack of a Royal Commission hearing in the area, especially as this relates to the sexual abuse of boys at St Stanislaus College. There was strong agreement at the...
Document destruction at St Albans Boys Home a barrier to justice

Document destruction at St Albans Boys Home a barrier to justice

The destruction of documents at St Albans Boys home is a real obstacle to justice for many of the victims of this place. Where documents evidencing child sexual abuse are systematically destroyed it is clear that an offence has taken place. Listen to ABC AM coverage...