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Speeches

The Royal Commission’s Chair, The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, spoke at a range of events and activities across Australia to inform, educate and facilitate discussions about the Royal Commissions work, its research and child sexual abuse in Institutional contexts. The speeches can be read below.

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National Council of Churches

16 May 2017

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission addressed the National Council of Churches in Melbourne on Tuesday 16 May, 2017.

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Modern Prosecutor Conference

13 April 2017

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, addressed the Modern Prosecutor Conference in Melbourne on Thursday 13 April, 2017.

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Australian Lawyers Alliance NSW Annual State Conference

17 March 2017

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, addressed the Australian Lawyers Alliance 2017 NSW State Conference in Sydney on Friday 17 March, 2017.

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Judicial College of Victoria

19 August 2016

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse addressed the Judicial College of Victoria's Historical Sexual Offences program - meeting and managing community expectations

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Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies Conference

15 August 2016

The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM, Chair of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse addressed the needs of those who have experienced abuse in care as children — implications of findings from the Royal Commission.

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