Updated December 12, Former parliamentary speaker Peter Slipper says he feels vindicated by the Federal Court's decision to dismiss a sexual harassment case against him. Justice Steven Rares ruled the case brought against Mr Slipper by one of his staff members was an "abuse of process", declaring that its predominant purpose was to cause "significant public, reputational and political damage".
Craig has worked in the Early Childhood and Social Services sector for over ten years. In previous roles he has supported the development of program implementation and evaluation measurement tools and frameworks for early childhood development, parenting support and building community capacity. She has a Bachelor of Education Early Childhood and has over 20 years experience in the field.
She is the founder of The Courage Conference, a judgement-free place for survivors of abuse—and those who love them—to hear inspiring stories from other survivors and advocates about moving forward in boldness. Website: www. He is a lifelong resident of Orange County and is the proud son of two Mexican immigrants, one whom came to this country in the trunk of a Chevy.
The Full Stop Foundation is proud to work with our Ambassadors who are all committed to supporting our vision of a society in which sexual assault and domestic violence no longer exist. I have been fortunate to work in partnership with the team at Rape and Domestic Violence Services Australia over the last 7 years and I am very proud to be able to advocate on their behalf. In Karen Willis, the Executive Officer of Rape and Domestic Violence Services Australia, we have an outstanding and experienced advocate of change in an area where so much remains to be done.
In Australia and around the world, sexual assault, sexual harassment, and other forms of sexual abuse are attracting high levels of public and political concern. Survivors of sexual assault are speaking out about their experiences, and reform of the criminal law is being mooted. Speakers at this event will examine social and cultural aspects of speaking out about sexual assault, and canvas some of the options for reform of the law of consent in relation to sexual assault offences.
This is Part 1 of a BuzzFeed News investigation. They clap with him, jump with him, and when he puffs his chest and lets out a primal roar, they roar with him too. But behind that dazzling veneer, Robbins guards his empire with intense secrecy.
La Trobe University is hosting Bettina Arndt, who doesn't believe rape is a problem in universities. Bettina Arndt's planned talk at La Trobe University has sparked a wave of student protests. Photo: Supplied Source:Whimn.
If you have experienced sexual assault or sexual abuse at any time in your life, you are not to blame. Sexual violence is a term used to describe a range of violating and unwanted behaviours of a sexual nature directed towards a person. CSAS is an inclusive service supporting all people impacted by sexual violence recent or historic regardless of age, gender, sexual preference, ethnicity, religion, personal values or cultural background.
Peter Neil Slipper born 14 February is a former Australian politician who served in the House of Representatives from to and from torepresenting the Division of Fisher in Queensland. He was Speaker of the House of Representatives from to Slipper is originally from Ipswich, Queenslandand studied arts and law at the University of Queensland.
I met my husband when I was 19 years old at university. We married four years later and I moved to Australia, where he had already been living and working for two years at a well-regarded research institution. But it was when I arrived in Australia — with nothing but a suitcase containing my degrees and dowry items — innocent, alone and ultimately very vulnerable, that the abuse and violence truly began.