Greens Demand Real Justice for Historic Child Sexual Abuse

Greens Demand Real Justice for Historic Child Sexual Abuse

For decades victims and survivors of child sexual abuse were cheated out of fair compensation by powerful churches and other institutions. Now there is a draft law change proposed by the NSW Attorney General that is meant to fix this, but it doesn’t work and...

Regulation of the building sector in NSW

The Greens have long pushed for improvements in the regulation of the building sector in NSW. I have worked on this in my role as the Chair of the Public Accountability Committee. People in NSW are genuinely shocked when they find out that there is no requirement for...
Grill the Ministers at Budget Estimates

Grill the Ministers at Budget Estimates

It has been a busy year in NSW Parliament, and once again budget estimates are almost upon us. Hearings will be from Thursday 31 August to Friday 8 September 2017. We’d love to hear your thoughts about issues to raise and potential questions to ask. Budget Estimates...

Standing Committee on Law and Justice [Committee]

This speech was delivered on 20.09.2016 in the NSW Upper House. You can read the original contribution here.  I speak to this unanimous report, entitled “First Review of the Compulsory Third Party insurance scheme”. It is the first review for this...
Media Release: Injured police need Parliamentary Inquiry

Media Release: Injured police need Parliamentary Inquiry

2 August 2016 The highly distressing intrusive surveillance we saw of psychologically injured police on 4Corners last night shows exactly why we need a parliamentary inquiry in NSW. If you missed it you can watch it now on iview. David was interviewed about this today...