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Tasmanian woman Maria worries that the child safety system perpetuates problems

Brinley Duggan
Updated January 17 2021 - 2:11pm, first published 4:30am
CHILD SAFETY: Available child safety statistics in Tasmania reveal hundreds of children could be at risk.
CHILD SAFETY: Available child safety statistics in Tasmania reveal hundreds of children could be at risk.

As a 14-year-old in Tasmania in the early 1990s Maria* was removed from the care of her Mother and step-father after allegations of abuse were flagged by her school teacher.

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Brinley Duggan

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