Patricia Jane | March 31, 2015 at 07:17 am
“Rife” child abuse in remote communities is a result of isolation and inaction says a former community teacher. The head of the WA Aboriginal Legal Service questions the use of the issue to justify community closures.
“If the State Government and the police have known about this going on in those communities for such a long time, then someone should be held accountable for not getting in there and charging people for having sex with underage children,” Dennis Eggington told Vanessa Mills on ABC Kimberley Local Radio. (more…)