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Update on NT Child Detention

Posted on: Wed 21 Nov 2018

The ABC’s Four Corners shocked the nation when Australia’s Shame went to air in 2016, revealing the disturbing reality of child abuse in the Don Dale Juvenile Detention Centre in Darwin.

This sparked the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory. Now a year on from the findings of the Royal Commission, what’s changed?

Faith Gordon, Lecturer in Criminology at Monash University, joins Breakfast’s Casey Tonkin to discuss.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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