Media Release: Disturbing Culture of Secrecy on Firearms

Documents obtained by the Greens through Freedom of Information show a disturbing lack of accountability in decision making about gun laws, and how agencies are still attempting to hide their decision making from public scrutiny. The subject of the application was...

Media Release: Guns in our suburbs part of another tragedy

Reports today have indicated that the father who shot and killed his two teenage children on Thursday had just this year obtained two registered firearms which were used in the shooting. Greens MP and Firearms Spokesperson David Shoebridge said: “This is a deep...

Media release: Night-time police raids on the elderly not on

The organisation Exit International has raised concerns about police “night time raids” on elderly members, including in retirement villages in the Tweed region.   Greens MP and Justice spokesperson David Shoebridge said:   “It’s hard to imagine something more...

Media Release: Bishop guilty finding puts court on notice

The decision today by NSW courts to find Archbishop Wilson guilty of concealing child sexual abuse is a very real step towards justice, and highlights the urgent need for the church to respond to the recommendations of the Royal Commission Greens MP and Justice...