Category Archives: Redress

Tasmanian Government Media Release

28 March 2019 Elise Archer, Attorney-General Roger Jaensch, Minister for Human Services   New policy for government funding of organisations responsible for child sexual abuse Last year, the Hodgman Liberal Government joined the National Redress Scheme and committed $70 million towards it. It is incumbent on all non-government institutions to also take responsibility for child…
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Fixing the National Redress Scheme

23rd March 2019  |  Judy Courtin  |  The Saturday Paper   Although I have worked with victims of institutional abuse and their families for more than 12 years, initially through my doctoral research into sexual assault and the Catholic Church and more recently as a lawyer, I could never have imagined the fall of George…
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