UPDATE: Parliament moves to have gay panic defence scrapped

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22nd March 2017 3:03 PM

Former Maryborough priest praised for campaign to get "gay panic” removed as a partial defence for murder.

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22nd March 2017 9:03 AM

SOUTHERN Downs MP Lawrence Springborg has reaffirmed his support for two major gay rights issues in Queensland.

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17th May 2016 5:05 AM

THE Queensland Government is taking steps to remove the gay panic defence from the state’s legislation.

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15th April 2015 5:04 AM

EDITORIAL: A few years ago, Catholic priest Paul Kelly started an unsuccessful petition to rid the state...

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06th April 2015 7:04 AM

A MARYBOROUGH priest campaigning to abolish the “gay panic” defence has joined forces with the mother of the man whose...

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25th July 2012 6:07 AM

A KILLER who used the so-called “gay panic” defence after bashing a man to death has walked free from prison, just four...

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20th July 2012 6:07 AM

FURTHER law reform to stop the use of “non-violent homosexual advances” as a basis for a provocation defence in court cases...

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17th July 2012 3:07 PM

A PETITION by Maryborough priest Paul Kelly to abolish the “gay panic” defence has gained more than 120,000 people...

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17th July 2012 4:07 AM