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ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “How the staff employment system works in Parliament House | 7.30” – below is their description.
One of the questions to arise from the shocking alleged rape of a political staffer in a minister’s office is why the young staffer felt that making a formal complaint would end her political career.
The laws that govern employment in Parliament House are unusual, and Brittany Higgins isn’t the first to sound the alarm about a system in which staff can be swiftly removed with little recourse.
Here’s chief political correspondent Laura Tingle.ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel
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Rape is a type of sexual assault usually involving sexual intercourse or other forms of sexual penetration carried out against a person without that person’s consent.