Premier says sorry


4BC Drive: The Premier has apologised to the victims of forced adoptions.

Campbell Newman told parliament and a packed public gallery he is sorry for the lifelong pain and suffering caused by the forced removal of babies from their mothers.

He says while the past can't be changed he hopes the formal apology helps in the healing process

Gary Hardgrave talks with reporter Nick Wiggens and Boyce- Senator for Queensland.

Greg Cary speaks with Angela Barra and her natural mother, Pamela O'Brien, who will be among hundreds of affected people watching as Premier Campbell Newman and the Queensland Parliament formally apologise for traumatic forced adoption practices in past decades.