Posts Tagged ‘Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care’

Church leaders to give evidence at Royal Commission on Abuse in Care

Monday, March 8th, 2021

Representatives of Anglican, Catholic, Presbyterian churches and leaders of the Salvation Army will give evidence later this month at the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care. They will be asked to explain their processes for resolving historic and current abuse claims and to respond to survivors’ evidence. The Inquiry’s second phase, which is Read more

New options for settling historical abuse claims suggested

Monday, November 9th, 2020

New options for investigating and settling historical abuse claims are needed, says legal counsel Simon Mount. Mount told the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse in State Care and in the Care of Faith-based Institutions last week that change was needed. The commission was in its second and final week of hearings into redress Read more