The father of murdered Hannah Clarke has voiced support for recommendations made in the Women’s Safety and Justice Taskforce report. The taskforce has made 89 recommendations to the state government to reduce the prevalence of domestic violence. Notably, it suggested coercive control be criminalised. Lloyd Clarke’s daughter, Hannah, and his three grandchildren were fatally burned in […]
The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) has recommended there is no need for a change to the country’s vaccine boosters rollout in light of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. Australians become eligible for a booster shot six months after they had their second jab, and two months for severely immunocompromised people. There’s no […]
A new COVID-19 case has been detected in Capalaba. Queensland Health said in a statement contact tracing and investigation is underway. More details are expected to be released tomorrow. There are a number of new exposure sites, including a restaurant, shopping centre and Coles. To find the latest exposure sites, click here.
The Attorney-General has clapped back at the Queensland Police Union President’s criticism of the Women’s Safety and Justice Taskforce report. The report handed down yesterday gave 89 recommendations to reduce the prevalence of domestic violence, one of which called for an inquiry into cultural issues in the police force. Union President Ian Leavers claimed it […]
NRL five-eighth Will Smith yesterday spoke to media on his first day on Titans turf, but a revelation has Neil Breen seeing red. Smith was previously based in Sydney, playing for the Paramatta Eels, but has since made his way north to start with the Titans. He explained to the media he’d spent two weeks […]
A fiery Neil Breen has shot down the Queensland Police Union President’s attacks on the Women’s Safety and Justice Taskforce report. Justice Margaret McMurdo’s Women’s Safety and Justice Taskforce found authorities were failing to identify victims of domestic violence and were putting the safety of women at risk by ignoring complaints. The report made 89 […]