No more government ministers to apologise over Parliament 'groan' at question from abuse victim

Adam Holmes
March 15 2022 - 4:30am
Premier Peter Gutwein said if he believed his ministers had shown malicious intent in groaning at a question from a victim-survivor, he would have got them to apologise in Parliament.
Premier Peter Gutwein said if he believed his ministers had shown malicious intent in groaning at a question from a victim-survivor, he would have got them to apologise in Parliament.

The government is resisting calls for more unidentified cabinet ministers to apologise for audibly groaning during a question asked in Parliament on behalf of a victim-survivor of an alleged Launceston paedophile nurse.

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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

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