The Anti-Discrimination Commission Queensland's public information sessions on a Human Rights Act for Queensland have now wrapped up.Read more
A Human Rights Act would be a force for good in protecting the rights of all Queenslanders and would deliver significant benefits, the Human Rights Law Centre has told the Queensland Parliament’s Human Rights Inquiry.
Human Rights Law Centre’s director of advocacy and research, Emily Howie, said it’s time for Queensland to enshrine the values of freedom, equality, respect and dignity in law.
Peak Care Queensland is Queensland's peak body for Child Protection. Peak Care invited Aimee McVeigh from the campaign for a Human Rights Act for Queensland to explain what a Human Rights Act is and how it could improve the child protection system in Queensland.Read more
James Farrell from the Queensland Association of Independent Legal Services explains to the ABC's Terri Begley how a Human Rights Act would assist Queenslanders with a disability and why now is the time for a Human Rights Act for Queensland.
James Farrell from the Queensland Association of Independent Legal Services explains how a Human Rights Act would assist Queenslanders with disability and all Queenslanders.
Yesterday, the Attorney-General referred the issue of a Human Rights Act for Queensland to the Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee.Read more
Today Queensland’s Attorney-General moved that the Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee inquire into whether Queensland needs a Human Rights Act.Read more
In the wake of the atrocities that occurred in Paris we need our fundamental freedoms more than ever, writes Rob Hulls in the Australian on 20 November.Read more
Amy McGuire from 98.9fm and Aimee McVeigh talk about how a Human Rights Act would protect all of us.