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Sky News Australia
NT govt peddling 'conspiracy theory'The Country Liberals Northern Territory government should take ownership of the
NT govt peddling 'conspiracy theory'
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 hours ago
The Country Liberals Northern Territory government should take ownership of the Nathan Barrett scandal rather than drum up conspiracy theories, the Labor opposition says. Chief Minister Adam Giles continues to ask what Labor leader Michael Gunner... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Mountain biking plans for Alice Springs causing tensionhe said. "What they've done to develop the tracks around here compared to when
Mountain biking plans for Alice Springs causing tension
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
he said. "What they've done to develop the tracks around here compared to when I first started ... is just unreal." The Northern Territory Government is continuing to target mountain biking as a niche tourism market and wants Alice Springs to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Don Dale guard added to Dylan Voller lawsuita former guard at Don Dale detention centre. Dylan Voller had already lodged w
Don Dale guard added to Dylan Voller lawsuit
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
a former guard at Don Dale detention centre. Dylan Voller had already lodged writs to start a civil law suit against the Northern Territory Government and this week his lawyers submitted more paperwork, adding Benjamin Kelleher as a... Read more
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Sky News Australia
NT govt says ABC misled ministerFour Corners has been accused of misleading a Northern Territory Government min
NT govt says ABC misled minister
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
Four Corners has been accused of misleading a Northern Territory Government minister over its report into youth detention. Sky News can reveal Four Corners sent a letter to the former NT Minister for Corrections, John Elferink, asking his assistance... Read more
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News.com.au
NT Labor vows to probe donations lawsAn elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inqui
NT Labor vows to probe donations laws
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
An elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inquiry into political donation laws, it says. Labor spokeswoman Natasha Fyles announced on Tuesday that the inquiry would look at "all political donations in the NT" and... Read more
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Perth Now
NT Labor vows to probe donations lawsAn elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inqui
NT Labor vows to probe donations laws
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
An elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inquiry into political donation laws, it says. Labor spokeswoman Natasha Fyles announced on Tuesday that the inquiry would look at "all political donations in the NT" and... Read more
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7d
Herald Sun
NT Labor vows to probe donations lawsAn elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inqui
NT Labor vows to probe donations laws
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
An elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inquiry into political donation laws, it says. Labor spokeswoman Natasha Fyles announced on Tuesday that the inquiry would look at "all political donations in the NT" and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NT Labor vows to probe donations lawsAn elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inqui
NT Labor vows to probe donations laws
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
An elected Labor Northern Territory government would hold a full judicial inquiry into political donation laws, it says. Labor spokeswoman Natasha Fyles announced on Tuesday that the inquiry would look at "all political donations in the NT" and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NT MLA Larisa Lee has parliamentary car confiscated againto pay for the butchered beast and then one of them left the area in a governme
NT MLA Larisa Lee has parliamentary car confiscated again
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
to pay for the butchered beast and then one of them left the area in a government car that had been loaned to Ms Lee by the Northern Territory Government. The independent Member for Arnhem was not at the scene herself and the ABC is not implying... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Adam Giles alleges Four Corners election conspiracynow about Don Dale," Mr Giles told Sky News. "A show that completely sought to
Adam Giles alleges Four Corners election conspiracy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
now about Don Dale," Mr Giles told Sky News. "A show that completely sought to politicise Four Corners in the lead up to a Northern Territory government election. I think Four Corners should be ashamed." Mr Giles' continued his attack on the... Read more
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Junkee
'Four Corners' May Be Serving Up Another Story About Abuse In Detention Soonand offshore detention centres warrant similar scrutiny, the government’s inves
'Four Corners' May Be Serving Up Another Story About Abuse In Detention Soon
Junkee / Posted 14 days ago
and offshore detention centres warrant similar scrutiny, the government’s investigations are currently confined to the Northern Territory government and justice system. “[These new claims] make the calls for the Royal Commission to expand all... Read more
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News.com.au
Turnbull is in a no-win situationwhom. The demands went from a specific inquiry into indigenous children to int
Turnbull is in a no-win situation
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
whom. The demands went from a specific inquiry into indigenous children to intervention into the operation of the entire Northern Territory government. Mr Gooda is one influential figure who has backed that threat of intervention. “No matter... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Don Dale civil trial set for SeptemberDon Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will proceed to trial in September.
Don Dale civil trial set for September
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
Don Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will proceed to trial in September. The boys, who cannot be named, are suing the Northern Territory government after they were shackled, spit-hooded and tear-gassed, and claim excessive force was used by... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Don Dale civil case to proceed to trialDon Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will process to trial in September.
Don Dale civil case to proceed to trial
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 days ago
Don Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will process to trial in September. The boys, who cannot be named, are suing the Northern Territory government after they were shackled, spit-hooded and tear-gassed, and claim excessive force was used by... Read more
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Weekly Times
Don Dale civil case to proceed to trialDon Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will process to trial in September.
Don Dale civil case to proceed to trial
Weekly Times / Posted 19 days ago
Don Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will process to trial in September. The boys, who cannot be named, are suing the Northern Territory government after they were shackled, spit-hooded and tear-gassed, and claim excessive force was used by... Read more
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Herald Sun
Don Dale civil case to proceed to trialDon Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will process to trial in September.
Don Dale civil case to proceed to trial
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Don Dale youth detention centre in Darwin will process to trial in September. The boys, who cannot be named, are suing the Northern Territory government after they were shackled, spit-hooded and tear-gassed, and claim excessive force was used by... Read more
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19d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Court allows NT detention centre tear-gassings civil suit to go to trialCourt allows NT detention centre tear-gassings civil suit to proceed to trial
Court allows NT detention centre tear-gassings civil suit to go to trial
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
Court allows NT detention centre tear-gassings civil suit to proceed to trial The lawyer for four teenagers suing the Northern Territory Government after being tear-gassed in the Don Dale Juvenile Detention Centre has told a court his clients... Read more
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20d
Mashable
Twitter reacts to 'racist' political cartoon in Australian newspaperwriter called the country “America 50 years ago.” But after the recent allegati
Twitter reacts to 'racist' political cartoon in Australian newspaper
Mashable / Posted 20 days ago
writer called the country “America 50 years ago.” But after the recent allegations of torture and abuse levelled at the Northern Territory government, and after today's "racist" political cartoon in one of the nation's biggest newspapers —... Read more
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Herald Sun
How best mates escaped hellby NT Attorney-General John Elferink as “the worst of the worst” and “villains”
How best mates escaped hell
Herald Sun / Posted 20 days ago
by NT Attorney-General John Elferink as “the worst of the worst” and “villains”. However Dylan Voller is taking the Northern Territory Government to court for unspecified damages over its treatment while juveniles in custody. And he and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Scullion admits receiving NT juvenile abuse briefingcore. On the weekend the Indigenous Affairs Minister apologised at the Garma f
Scullion admits receiving NT juvenile abuse briefing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
core. On the weekend the Indigenous Affairs Minister apologised at the Garma festival in Arnhem Land for relying on the Northern Territory Government to keep him informed. Now he says he did ask his department for information in October last... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How best mates escaped hellby NT Attorney-General John Elferink as “the worst of the worst” and “villains”
How best mates escaped hell
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
by NT Attorney-General John Elferink as “the worst of the worst” and “villains”. However Dylan Voller is taking the Northern Territory Government to court for unspecified damages over its treatment while juveniles in custody. And he and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
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The Young Witness
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
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Western Advocate
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
36 related stories
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Manning River Times
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
Manning River Times / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
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The North West Star
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
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The Border Mail
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
The Border Mail / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
3 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
3 related stories
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The Courier
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote communityhe was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention
'How didn't you know?': Nigel Scullion confronted by angry NT remote community
The Courier / Posted 20 days ago
he was not aware of the extent of what was happening in the NT youth detention system and that he had "assumed that the Northern Territory government were taking care of the matter". On Tuesday, co-chair of Reconciliation Australia and... Read more
3 related stories
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Sky News Australia
NT leaders face off in pre-election debatein defence and other areas we have to have a strong, positive relationship with
NT leaders face off in pre-election debate
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
in defence and other areas we have to have a strong, positive relationship with Canberra,' he said. 'The reputation of the Northern Territory Government has never been lower on the national stage than it is at the moment'. Apprenticeships, payroll... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Alison Anderson to retire from NT politicsmoney," she said. "And Aboriginal people have been talking about tying the mon
Alison Anderson to retire from NT politics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
money," she said. "And Aboriginal people have been talking about tying the money that comes from the Commonwealth to the Northern Territory government for decades."Anderson's involvement 'always ends in tears': Henderson A former ATSIC... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Scandals that have rocked the NTIT RUNS Australia’s so-called “last frontier” but the Northern Territory govern
Scandals that have rocked the NT
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 days ago
IT RUNS Australia’s so-called “last frontier” but the Northern Territory government could just as easily be mistaken for a circus. Since taking office in August 2012, the Country Liberal Party (CLP) government has seen an astonishing 16 cabinet... Read more
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News.com.au
‘You can’t make this stuff up’former NT Minister for Sport and Recreation Nathan Barrett. IT RUNS Australia’
‘You can’t make this stuff up’
News.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
former NT Minister for Sport and Recreation Nathan Barrett. IT RUNS Australia’s so-called “last frontier” but the Northern Territory government could just as easily be mistaken for a circus. Since taking office in August 2012, the Country... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Treatment of intellectually disabled prisoner in NT referred to UNabout the treatment of Mr Morton, a spokesperson for Attorney-General George Br
Treatment of intellectually disabled prisoner in NT referred to UN
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
about the treatment of Mr Morton, a spokesperson for Attorney-General George Brandis said it was a matter for the Northern Territory Government. The NT Government has not yet responded to requests for comment. More stories from Northern... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Problem gambling in Indigenous communities targeted in NT projectstatistic that has prompted the largest ever investment into dealing with probl
Problem gambling in Indigenous communities targeted in NT project
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
statistic that has prompted the largest ever investment into dealing with problem gambling in Indigenous communities. The Northern Territory Government has invested $1.3 million into the three-year project which is aiming to develop resources and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Five mates of 'boy in the hood' Dylan Voller who were called the Territory's 'worst of the worst'Voller, photographed in restraints and a spit hood, was football-loving teenage
Five mates of 'boy in the hood' Dylan Voller who were called the Territory's 'worst of the worst'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Voller, photographed in restraints and a spit hood, was football-loving teenager However Dylan Voller is taking the Northern Territory Government to court for unspecified damages over its treatment while juveniles in custody. And he and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cutsway. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cuts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 days ago
way. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The Federal Government has intervened on Northern Territory Government affairs before, including for Indigenous affairs, but I'll await the proceedings of that... Read more
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The Young Witness
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cutsway. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cuts
The Young Witness / Posted 22 days ago
way. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The Federal Government has intervened on Northern Territory Government affairs before, including for Indigenous affairs, but I'll await the proceedings of that... Read more
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Western Advocate
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cutsway. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cuts
Western Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
way. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The Federal Government has intervened on Northern Territory Government affairs before, including for Indigenous affairs, but I'll await the proceedings of that... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attemptrespected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once wo
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attempt
Kiama Independent / Posted 22 days ago
respected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once worked as an adviser to a previous Northern Territory government, denied that any material conflict of interest existed or even that any apprehension of bias... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cutsway. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cuts
Kiama Independent / Posted 22 days ago
way. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The Federal Government has intervened on Northern Territory Government affairs before, including for Indigenous affairs, but I'll await the proceedings of that... Read more
10 related stories
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Manning River Times
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attemptrespected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once wo
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attempt
Manning River Times / Posted 22 days ago
respected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once worked as an adviser to a previous Northern Territory government, denied that any material conflict of interest existed or even that any apprehension of bias... Read more
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Manning River Times
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cutsway. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cuts
Manning River Times / Posted 22 days ago
way. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The Federal Government has intervened on Northern Territory Government affairs before, including for Indigenous affairs, but I'll await the proceedings of that... Read more
10 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cutsway. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cuts
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 22 days ago
way. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The Federal Government has intervened on Northern Territory Government affairs before, including for Indigenous affairs, but I'll await the proceedings of that... Read more
10 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attemptrespected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once wo
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attempt
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 22 days ago
respected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once worked as an adviser to a previous Northern Territory government, denied that any material conflict of interest existed or even that any apprehension of bias... Read more
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The North West Star
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cutsway. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The
Q&A: Minister says royal commission will deliver 'real results' amid concerns about funding cuts
The North West Star / Posted 22 days ago
way. It will have detailed recommendations that can be acted on," he said. "The Federal Government has intervened on Northern Territory Government affairs before, including for Indigenous affairs, but I'll await the proceedings of that... Read more
10 related stories
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The North West Star
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attemptrespected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once wo
Probe reset: PM gets NT abuse royal commission right at second attempt
The North West Star / Posted 22 days ago
respected jurist, who had also drawn criticism because his daughter had once worked as an adviser to a previous Northern Territory government, denied that any material conflict of interest existed or even that any apprehension of bias... Read more
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