Media Releases

Supplementary Report of Case Study No. 34

Supplementary Report to Brisbane Grammar and St Paul’s School released

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has released a Supplementary Report to Case Study 34 after an anonymous tip helped reveal that former teacher Kevin Lynch was convicted of sexual offences in NSW before he began teaching in two schools in Queensland.

Date: October 19 2017

Report of Case Study No. 45

Report into problematic and harmful sexual behaviours of children in schools released

The Royal Commission into Institutional Reponses to Child Sexual Abuse's Report of Case Study 45 -Problematic and harmful sexual behaviours of children in schools - was released today.

Date: October 18 2017

Portrait of The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan

Justice McClellan addresses the Australia and New Zealand Association of Psychotherapy (ANZAP) 30th Anniversary Conference

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, addressed the Australia and New Zealand Association of Psychotherapy (ANZAP) 30th Anniversary Conference in Sydney on Saturday 30 September 2017.

Date: October 3 2017

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Speeches

Australia and New Zealand Association of Psychotherapy 30th Year Anniversary Conference

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, addressed the Australia and New Zealand Association of Psychotherapy (ANZAP) 30th Anniversary Conference in Sydney on Saturday 30 September 2017.

Date: September 30

2017 ODPP Victims' Voices Conference: Making Stronger Connections

In our system of criminal justice the victim of an offence is not given a central role. This was not always the case.

Date: August 02

Jury reasoning in joint and separate trials of institutional child sexual abuse: an empirical study

Early in our work we identified Criminal Justice as a key issue for consideration by the Royal Commission.

Date: May 25

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