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Julia Gillard Prepares For End Of The Royal Commission She Ordered Five Years Ago

13 December 2017 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse   December 13, 2017  |  Joanne McCarthy  |  Sydney Morning Herald   The prime minister who instigated the royal commission into sexual abuse says Australians "won't tolerate" more inaction, and predicts removing tax concessions to push "recalcitrant" churches to act on reforms would win…
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Sexual Abuse Of Children Still Continuing In Institutions, Royal Commission Head Warns

14 December 2017 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse   14th December, 2017  |  Melissa Davey &  Miles Martignoni  |  The Guardian   The chair of Australia’s child sexual abuse royal commission, Justice Peter McClellan, has delivered his final address before a room of hundreds of survivors and advocates, telling them: “The…
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Vatican Says Royal Commission Findings Deserve To ‘Be Studied Seriously’

18 December 2017 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse   16th December, 2017  |  AAP  |  The Guardian   Holy See says it will support Australian church as it listens to and accompanies victims and survivors ‘in an effort to bring about healing and justice’ The Vatican and Australia’s Catholic leaders say they will…
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ACT Attorney-General Gordon Ramsay Says National Redress Scheme Should Not Divide Survivors Into ‘Classes’

21 December 2017 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Media Articles Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse   December 20, 2017  |  Katie Burgess  |  The Canberra Times ACT Attorney-General Gordon Ramsay says a national redress scheme to help victims of institutional child sexual abuse should not exclude survivors who have spent time in jail for serious crimes. Under…
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