Victorian Inquiry

[The following are posts on the Australian (Victorian State Government) Inquiry into the Handling of Child Abuse by Religious and Other Organisations. The official link to this now completed inquiry is here:

Some Victorian Victims’ Comments (Or: Real Voices) (17 November, 2013)

How The Paedophile-Catchers Responded (Or: Thanks, Mate) (16 November, 2013)

Comments From Victims And Activists (Or: My Lawyer Can Beat Your Lawyer) (14 November, 2013)

The Victorian State Parliamentary Enquiry Report (Or: Better Than We Thought Possible) (13 November, 2013)

The Compensation Issue (Or: Placing A Value On A Life) (12 November, 2013)

Victorian Report To Be Released Wednesday (Or: Quick, George, Get On The Phone!) (11 November, 2013)

The Anglican Bishops (Or: It’s All About Orientation) (6 September, 2013)

An Old Copper Speaks Out (Or: The More Things Change) (28 June, 2013)

The Ridsdale Saga (Or: SSSSSHHHHH!!!!!!!) (24 June, 2013)

The Melbourne Response Responds After the Enquiry is Finished – Again (Or: Buyer Beware) (20 June, 2013)

Invisibility Cloak: (Or: Now You See Me, Now You Don’t) (15 June, 2013)

Melbourne Archdiocese Admits Giving False Information to the Victorian Parliamentary Enquiry (Or: Better Late Than Never – The New Version) (8 June, 2013)

St. Vincent’s Orphanage, Melbourne (Or: Moved from Orphanage to Orphanage) (5 June, 2013)

St. Augustine’s Orphanage, Newtown: (Or: Justice Delayed) (4 June, 2013)

Exposed to the WORLD (Or: Our Man in Australia) (27 May, 2013)

The Big Man Will Speak (Or: Pell Mell to Hell?) (25 May, 2013)

The Victorian Enquiry Continues (Or: Better Laicized Than Never) (20 May, 2013)

What Can Be Done About Confidentiality Clauses? (Or: Mr. Pell, Tear Down That Clause) (19 May, 2013)

The Confidentiality Agreement from Hell: (Or: Fooling Some of the People All of the Time) (18 May, 2013)

A New Tactic? (Or: Don’t Speak Ill of the Dead) (5 May, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry: More Monks Speak (Or: Best Supporting Actor) (4 May, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry: The Monks Speak (Or: Brothers in Crime) (3 May, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry: The Bishops (Or: I’d Give It One and a Half Stars) (2 May, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry: Ballarat Diocese (Or: Watch the Shadows) (1 May, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry: Uniting Church Evidence (Or: Speak to my Mouthpiece) (24 April, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry: Anglican Church’s Philip Freier’s Evidence (Or: Will You Be Wanting Absolution With That?) (23 April, 2013)

Salvation Army Admissions to the Victorian Enquiry (Or: Things Are Good Now, Trust Me) (22 April, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry Anglican Church Submission (Or: We’re Trying Really, Really Hard) (2 April, 2013)

Victorian Enquiry: Broken Rites Victims’ Organisation Submission (Or: May the Force Be With You) (1 April, 2013)

What Victorian police Say (Or: Not the Spanish Inquisition) (31 March, 2013)

A Broad Look at the Victorian Parliamentary Enquiry into Clerical Child Sexual Abuse (Or: Clayton’s Royal Commission) (30 March, 2013)

The Ellis Defence (Or: You Can’t Catch Me I’m the Gingerbread Man) (14 February, 2013)