Opinion – We need an inquiry into historical abuse of state wards for the same reason Australia, Britain, Canada, Ireland and the US have gone down a similar route, writes David Cohen.
Social Development Minister Anne Tolley will make no universal apology for the abuse of children in state care saying there is no evidence it was systemic.
It’s well past time for the Government to investigate historic child abuse in state care.
Alison is calling for a commission of inquiry after suffering years of abuse in state care.
“In hospitals you get abused: you get hit, and they make you a slave.ä
Despite his traumatic early life Robert Martin (MNZM) has lived a remarkable adult life.
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