..:: For immediate release ::..
Dudley Family Statement
“We are utterly devastated at the news
regarding the law not allowing for this unjustified
discharge without conviction to be appealed.
news came as another shocking blow like the ones that killed
We ask for privacy at this time while we
regroup and consider our options, but wish to thank all the
members of the New Zealand public for your unwavering
support – we will continue to strive for Justice for
PLEASE NOTE: The Dudley family has
requested privacy at this time – for all enquires please
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On The Inadequate Response To Sexual Violence Prevention
On combatting sexual violence, the government has finally begun to undo some of the problems that were of its own making. Early in March, ACC launched the Integrated Services for Sensitive Claims scheme – a package aimed at improving the attitudes of ACC staff towards sexual violence victims, and offering them more substantive support.
Hopefully, this will help to reverse the damage done with the insensitive, punitive ACC policy put in place by the incoming Key government in 2009, which in some parts of New Zealand, saw 90 per cent of sexual violence victims being turned away by ACC. More>>
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