Author Archives: Rita Salameh

Truth, Justice and Healing Council Blog – Redress for abuse victims this election? : June 7 2016

Redress for abuse victims looks set for the bottom drawer this election With less than four weeks until polling day the heavy slumber of the electorate is showing signs of lifting. Opinion polls continue to signal a close result. Nothing … Continue reading

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Truth, Justice and Healing Council Blog – Redress is an election issue: May 11, 2016

Redress is an election issue The starter gun had barely fired and the issue of a national redress scheme for victims of institutional child abuse was on the hustings! This time it came courtesy of The Greens! Senator Rachel Siewert … Continue reading

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Royal Commission – Catholic Church Final Hearing: May 5, 2016

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has invited submissions from individuals and organisations about any factors which may have contributed to the occurrence of child sexual abuse in Catholic institutions, or affected the institutional response to … Continue reading

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