Monday, June 26, 2017
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Psychologists Support Peer Support With Australian Federal Police

http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/former-afp-psychologists-call-for-agency-to-reinstate-peer-support-program-20170331-gvb3o4.html Former Australian Federal Police psychologists are calling on the agency to reinstate a peer support program they say was crucial to internal mental health support. The push is supported by mental health experts and the federal police union. Lacey Clews and Heidi Horvath were psychologists with the AFP for between eight and

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Pimp offering to supply him with a six-year-old boy

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/nov/01/australian-who-tried-to-six-year-old-boy-in-us-jailed-for-12-years Michael Quinn, 33, an IVF geneticist from Melbourne, was caught in May in LA in a sting set up by US authorities who posed as paedophiles and a pimp offering to supply him with a six-year-old boy to rape for $US250 ($A330). Quinn, who played for the Melbourne Chargers, wept throughout

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Anti-violence campaigners shocked as accused Tinder murderers trial comes to an end

Australian man found not guilty as Tinder death trial comes to an end https://t.co/nk1LPxMzx0 pic.twitter.com/NMf2Y17jms — CNN (@CNN) October 20, 2016 On August 7th, 2014, the pair met after connecting on the popular dating app Tinder the week before. When they returned to his apartment after a night out, the prosecution alleged

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Australian criminals link up in NZ

Australian criminals link up in NZ http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/382149/australian-criminals-linking-new-zealand Crimes already committed include sexual offending against a child and armed robbery, documents obtained by the Herald under the Official Information Act reveal. At least 1000 deportees from Australia are expected over five years after a hardline law change in late 2014 saw a surge in

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Key accuses Labour of ‘backing rapists’

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11543038 Prime Minister John Key has accused the Labour Party of supporting rapists, child molesters and murderers, sparking a mass walk-out of the party's MPs amid angry scenes at Parliament. Key lashed out during Question Time, accusing Labour of taking the side of sex offenders by backing Kiwi detainees being held in

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Australian nurse tests negative for #Ebola

Quarantined Australian nurse tests negative for #Ebola: http://t.co/OsSRgV49P0 #Australia pic.twitter.com/vR2nBUs1CY— Stuff.co.nz News (@NZStuff) October 9, 2014 Sue Ellen Kovack presented herself to the Cairns Hospital on Thursday afternoon after complaining of a fever. She had previously been in Sierra Leone treating Ebola victims in a hospital. In a statement, Queensland Health chief

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