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ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Two Aboriginal men claim they were sexually abused during strip searches in youth detention | 7.30” – below is their description.
Juvenile justice authorities across the country are facing a wave of compensation claims about alleged abuse in youth detention. Tonight, two Aboriginal men are going public with their allegations of abuse by staff during strip searches in Queensland and New South Wales.
As Michael Atkin reports one of the men is suing the Queensland Government in a case before Brisbane’s district court. The government is disputing the claim.ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel
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