Tasmanian teacher abuse victim wants those who failed to report allegations to face prosecution

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
November 10 2021 - 4:30am
The independent inquiry was given to the government in June and released this week, detailing - among other things - apparent failures to report sexual abuse under mandatory reporting obligations.

A victim of a Tasmanian paedophile teacher wants any Department of Education staff who were aware of sexual abuse and did not adequately report it to face relevant criminal prosecution for failing mandatory reporting obligations.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010