Royal Commission Media Releases and Speeches

The Royal Commission is working to identify through research, public consultations and submissions what institutions, government and the community can do to better protect children from sexual abuse. It is holding public hearings into past and present responses of a range of institutions so that it can make findings and recommendations. 

Media Releases from Royal Commission

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Speeches from Royal Commission

Statement at Final sitting of Royal Commision
Justice Peter McClellan

The Judicial College of Victoria's Historical Sexual Offences program - meeting and managing community expectations
Justice Peter McClellan
19 August, 2016

Legal Aid NSW Criminal Law Conference
Justice Peter McClellan
Thursday 2 June, 2016

Launch of Jury Reasoning in Joint and Separate Trials of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse: An Empirical Study
Justice Peter McClellan
Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'Trauma-informed justice'
International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation
Justice Peter McClellan
Saturday 28 November 2015

ANZATSA 7th Biennial Conference
Justice Peter McClellan
5 November, 2015

Safe as Churches?
Justice Peter McClellan
National Council of Churches in Australia Conference
10 September, 2015

Legislative Facts And Section 144 - A Contemporary Problem?
Justice Peter McClellan
Supreme Court of New South Wales Annual Conference 2015
4 September, 2015

Triennial Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia
Justice Peter McClellan
15 July, 2015

Care leavers Australia Network (CLAN)
Justice Peter McClellan
4 July, 2015

Keynote address: 14th Australasian Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect
Justice Peter McClellan
31 March, 2015

Long Term Outcomes of Forgotten Australians Study
Justice Peter McClellan AM
18 February 2015

Justice McClellan’s statement on redress and civil litigation
Justice Peter McClellan
30 January, 2015

Care Leavers Network Australia
Justice Peter McClellan
5 July 2014

International Men's Health Symposium
Justice Peter McClellan
June 12 2014

2014 Families Australia Oration
Justice Peter McClellan
31 March 2014

13th Australasian Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect Melbourne
Justice Peter McClellan
12 November 2013

Brave Hearts White Balloon Day Brisbane
Justice Peter McClellan
6 September 2013



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