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Canberra Times
Ten-year-old children should not be locked up, leading criminologist saysCunneen's research shows that Indigenous boys aged 10 to 12 comprised three-qua
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Cunneen's research shows that Indigenous boys aged 10 to 12 comprised three-quarters of all children appearing in the NSW Children's Court from 2006 to 2015. "Children this young should not be prosecuted. It's not that we shouldn't respond to... Read more
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The Age
Ten-year-old children should not be locked up, leading criminologist saysCunneen's research shows that Indigenous boys aged 10 to 12 comprised three-qua
The Age / Posted 10 hours ago
Cunneen's research shows that Indigenous boys aged 10 to 12 comprised three-quarters of all children appearing in the NSW Children's Court from 2006 to 2015. "Children this young should not be prosecuted. It's not that we shouldn't respond to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ten-year-old children should not be locked up, leading criminologist saysCunneen's research shows that Indigenous boys aged 10 to 12 comprised three-qua
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Cunneen's research shows that Indigenous boys aged 10 to 12 comprised three-quarters of all children appearing in the NSW Children's Court from 2006 to 2015. "Children this young should not be prosecuted. It's not that we shouldn't respond to... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
More details emerge in toddler death caseWanta's report attached to the complaint before we called the case today, and I
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
Wanta's report attached to the complaint before we called the case today, and I do not recall any explicit reference to a children's court proceedings or other information that would otherwise not be subject to disclosure under the open records... Read more
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Canberra Times
Man charged with sexual assault of teen 'threatened to release explicit images' of herwith two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent, deprivation o
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
with two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent, deprivation of liberty, assault occasioning bodily harm and threats with intent to compel the doing of an act. He is due to appear in the Rockingham Children's court on Oc... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fourth youth charged with man's murder after alleged 'carjacking gone wrong'Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the you
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the young man's name. Mr Bartley, of Truganina, and the three teenagers are in custody and due to return to court in January. The two boys will appear before a children's co... Read more
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The Courier
Fourth youth charged with murder after alleged carjackingCarolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the you
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the young man's name. Mr Bartley, of Truganina, and the three teenagers are in custody and due to return to court in January. The two boys will appear before a children's co... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fourth youth charged with murder after alleged carjackingCarolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the you
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the young man's name. Mr Bartley, of Truganina, and the three teenagers are in custody and due to return to court in January. The two boys will appear before a children's co... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fourth youth charged with man's murder after alleged 'carjacking gone wrong'Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the you
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the young man's name. Mr Bartley, of Truganina, and the three teenagers are in custody and due to return to court in January. The two boys will appear before a children's co... Read more
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The Age
Fourth youth charged with man's murder after alleged 'carjacking gone wrong'Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the you
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Carolyn Burnside rejected an attempt by Mr Bartley's lawyer to suppress the young man's name. Mr Bartley, of Truganina, and the three teenagers are in custody and due to return to court in January. The two boys will appear before a children's co... Read more
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WA Today
Man charged with sexual assault of teen 'threatened to release explicit images' of herwith two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent, deprivation o
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
with two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent, deprivation of liberty, assault occasioning bodily harm and threats with intent to compel the doing of an act. He is due to appear in the Rockingham Children's court on Oc... Read more
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Perth Now
Teen sexually assaulted after photo threatthe photos. The man, who also allegedly physically assaulted the victim, has b
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
the photos. The man, who also allegedly physically assaulted the victim, has been charged with offences including aggravated sexual penetration without consent and deprivation of liberty. He will face the Rockingham Children's Court on Octo... Read more
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News.com.au
Teen sexually assaulted after photo threatthe photos. The man, who also allegedly physically assaulted the victim, has b
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
the photos. The man, who also allegedly physically assaulted the victim, has been charged with offences including aggravated sexual penetration without consent and deprivation of liberty. He will face the Rockingham Children's Court on Octo... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Teen sexually assaulted after photo threatthe photos. The man, who also allegedly physically assaulted the victim, has b
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the photos. The man, who also allegedly physically assaulted the victim, has been charged with offences including aggravated sexual penetration without consent and deprivation of liberty. He will face the Rockingham Children's Court on Octo... Read more
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The Age
Man charged with sexual assault of teen 'threatened to release explicit images' of herwith two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent, deprivation o
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
with two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent, deprivation of liberty, assault occasioning bodily harm and threats with intent to compel the doing of an act. He is due to appear in the Rockingham Children's court on Oc... Read more
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Weekly Times
Victims of Vic teen crime allowed to speakfrom identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
from identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential jail time if they identified witnesses to a Children's Court case, but Attorney-General Martin Pakula said the law was not intended to prevent victims from speaking... Read more
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Herald Sun
Victims of Vic teen crime allowed to speakfrom identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
from identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential jail time if they identified witnesses to a Children's Court case, but Attorney-General Martin Pakula said the law was not intended to prevent victims from speaking... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Victims of Vic teen crime allowed to speakfrom identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
from identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential jail time if they identified witnesses to a Children's Court case, but Attorney-General Martin Pakula said the law was not intended to prevent victims from speaking... Read more
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News.com.au
Victims of Vic teen crime allowed to speakfrom identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
from identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential jail time if they identified witnesses to a Children's Court case, but Attorney-General Martin Pakula said the law was not intended to prevent victims from speaking... Read more
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Perth Now
Victims of Vic teen crime allowed to speakfrom identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
from identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential jail time if they identified witnesses to a Children's Court case, but Attorney-General Martin Pakula said the law was not intended to prevent victims from speaking... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Victims of Vic teen crime allowed to speakfrom identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
from identifying them. Journalists were warned in August they faced potential jail time if they identified witnesses to a Children's Court case, but Attorney-General Martin Pakula said the law was not intended to prevent victims from speaking... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Criminal charges against remaining Jobstown protesters to be droppedteenager was the only person to be convicted in relation to the protest. He wa
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
teenager was the only person to be convicted in relation to the protest. He was found guilty of false imprisonment at the Children's Court. Deputy Paul Murphy said that in his opinion, there are now real questions around that... Read more
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The Courier
Teen charged over Ballan fatal fronts court flanked by policeofficers in the dock, a further three officers sat nearby. A teenager charged
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
officers in the dock, a further three officers sat nearby. A teenager charged over a fatal crash in Ballan has fronted a Children's Court. The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, made no application for bail and was remanded in custody... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Vic teenager charged over fatal crashtown of Ballan. The boy's been charged with culpable driving, dangerous drivin
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
town of Ballan. The boy's been charged with culpable driving, dangerous driving causing death, theft of a motor vehicle, aggravated burglary, and other offences. He's been remanded in custody and is due to appear in Children's Court at a later da... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Boy charged over fatal Ballan crash in alleged stolen vancharged with culpable driving, dangerous driving causing death, conduct endange
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
charged with culpable driving, dangerous driving causing death, conduct endangering life, theft of motor vehicle and aggravated burglary. He has been remanded in custody to appear at a Children's Court at a later date. More stories from Vi... Read more
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Canberra Times
Police blame 'Fast and Furious mentality' for crash that killed teenage 'angel'conduct endangering life, theft of motor vehicle, aggravated burglary and other
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
conduct endangering life, theft of motor vehicle, aggravated burglary and other offences. He was remanded to appear in a children's court at a later date. The boy fled the scene after the crash. He was arrested in the Ballarat suburb of... Read more
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International Business Times
Rape charges against two schoolboys dropped, Australian police ordered to pay thousands in costs South Wales Police were ordered to pay one boy costs of A$11,315 (£6,726), and
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
South Wales Police were ordered to pay one boy costs of A$11,315 (£6,726), and A$9,746 to the second boy, by a Sydney children's court, bringing to an end a year-long investigation that saw the pair suspended from school. Police formally... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Rape charges against schoolboys droppedold. The girl told authorities one of the boys was 'putting his privates on mi
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
old. The girl told authorities one of the boys was 'putting his privates on mine and going back and forth on them', a Children's Court heard in May. When asked what she thought her privates were used for, the girl responded: 'I thought they... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Rape charges against two 12-old boys droppeddollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
dollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the other $9746 during a hearing at Parramatta Children's Court on Tuesday. In August last year, the boys, then aged 12, were arrested a Chatswood police station, and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Rape charges against two 12-old boys droppeddollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
dollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the other $9746 during a hearing at Parramatta Children's Court on Tuesday. In August last year, the boys, then aged 12, were arrested a Chatswood police station, and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Rape charges against two 12-old boys droppeddollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
dollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the other $9746 during a hearing at Parramatta Children's Court on Tuesday. In August last year, the boys, then aged 12, were arrested a Chatswood police station, and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Rape charges against two 12-old boys droppeddollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
dollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the other $9746 during a hearing at Parramatta Children's Court on Tuesday. In August last year, the boys, then aged 12, were arrested a Chatswood police station, and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Rape charges against two 12-old boys droppeddollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
dollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the other $9746 during a hearing at Parramatta Children's Court on Tuesday. In August last year, the boys, then aged 12, were arrested a Chatswood police station, and... Read more
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The Age
Police ordered to pay legal costs as rape charges against two boys, 12, droppeddollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
dollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the other $9746 during a hearing at Parramatta Children's Court on Tuesday. In August last year, the boys, then aged 12, were arrested a Chatswood police station, and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Police ordered to pay legal costs as rape charges against two boys, 12, droppeddollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
dollars in legal costs. NSW Police were ordered to pay one boy $11,315 and the other $9746 during a hearing at Parramatta Children's Court on Tuesday. In August last year, the boys, then aged 12, were arrested a Chatswood police station, and... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Victorian teens to be sent to adult courtsnew Victorian laws. The laws will see a presumption in favour of serious youth
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
new Victorian laws. The laws will see a presumption in favour of serious youth offenders aged 16 or older moving from the Children's Court to a higher court. There will be longer jail time for teens who attack staff, escape, or riot in youth... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Victorian teens to be sent to adult courtsnew Victorian laws. The laws will see a presumption in favour of serious youth
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
new Victorian laws. The laws will see a presumption in favour of serious youth offenders aged 16 or older moving from the Children's Court to a higher court. There will be longer jail time for teens who attack staff, escape, or riot in youth... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Accused Vic teens to face adult courtsparliament. The laws, which will see a presumption in favour of serious youth
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
parliament. The laws, which will see a presumption in favour of serious youth offenders aged 16 or older moving from the Children's Court to a higher court, was passed on Tuesday. Teens who also attack staff, escape, or riot in youth justice... Read more
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News.com.au
Accused Vic teens to face adult courtsparliament. The laws, which will see a presumption in favour of serious youth
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
parliament. The laws, which will see a presumption in favour of serious youth offenders aged 16 or older moving from the Children's Court to a higher court, was passed on Tuesday. Teens who also attack staff, escape, or riot in youth justice... Read more
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Perth Now
Police probe abuse at Sydney boys' shelterthe home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
the home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The shelter, which was also known as the Albion Street Shelter, housed boys awaiting Children's Court matters until its closure in... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Police probe abuse at Sydney boys’ shelterthe home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
the home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The shelter, which was also known as the Albion Street Shelter, housed boys awaiting Children's Court matters until its closure in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Police probe abuse at Sydney boys' shelterthe home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
the home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The shelter, which was also known as the Albion Street Shelter, housed boys awaiting Children's Court matters until its closure in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Police probe abuse at Sydney boys' shelterthe home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
the home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The shelter, which was also known as the Albion Street Shelter, housed boys awaiting Children's Court matters until its closure in... Read more
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Weekly Times
Police probe abuse at Sydney boys' shelterthe home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
the home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The shelter, which was also known as the Albion Street Shelter, housed boys awaiting Children's Court matters until its closure in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Police probe abuse at Sydney boys' shelterthe home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The shelter, which was also known as the Albion Street Shelter, housed boys awaiting Children's Court matters until its closure in... Read more
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News.com.au
Police probe abuse at Sydney boys’ shelterthe home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
the home have been referred to them by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The shelter, which was also known as the Albion Street Shelter, housed boys awaiting Children's Court matters until its closure in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'You were the bait': Canberra teen jailed over Grindr scamby luring them to a meeting, where they threatened to label them as paedophiles
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
by luring them to a meeting, where they threatened to label them as paedophiles if they did not give them money. The ACT Children's Court heard the 17-year-old acknowledged his responsibility and was racked with guilt. His lawyer Rachel Bird... Read more
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Perth Now
Boys charged over violent robberywith various offences including aggravated robbery, stealing a motor vehicle an
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
with various offences including aggravated robbery, stealing a motor vehicle and stealing and are due to appear in Perth Children's Court today. Anyone who may have information relating to the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333... Read more
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Canberra Times
Convicted sex offender cleared to run childcare business after court finds no current riskconsent, ignored her requests to get out and grabbed her breasts, pushing off h
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
consent, ignored her requests to get out and grabbed her breasts, pushing off her bikini top in the process. In 1983 the Children's Court imposed upon him a good behaviour bond, and he went on to become a successful businessman. But due to his... Read more
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The Age
Convicted sex offender cleared to run childcare business after court finds no current riskconsent, ignored her requests to get out and grabbed her breasts, pushing off h
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
consent, ignored her requests to get out and grabbed her breasts, pushing off her bikini top in the process. In 1983 the Children's Court imposed upon him a good behaviour bond, and he went on to become a successful businessman. But due to his... Read more
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