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Coroner finds deadly gaps in police mental health response

30 July, 2018 - The coronial findings released today into the police killing of young woman Courtney Topic while in severe mental distress have exposed a police...

New figures shows woeful results for drug dog program

30 July, 2018 - Data obtained by the Greens shows the continued failure of the drug dog program with false positive outstripping 'successful' searches. Remarkab...

Adjournment: Jumps racing

27 July, 2018 - Ms PENNICUIK (Southern Metropolitan) — My adjournment matter this evening is for the Minister for Racing. On Wednesday by way of a members state...

Dame Phyllis Frost Centre mothers and children program

27 July, 2018 - Ms PENNICUIK (Southern Metropolitan) — My question is for the Minister for Corrections, and it is with regard to the November 2017 Ombudsma...

Corrections Amendment (Parole) Bill 2018

26 July, 2018 - Ms PENNICUIK (Southern Metropolitan) — I rise to speak on the Corrections Amendment (Parole) Bill 2018. The bill that we have before us tod...

TAFE for all Victorians

26 July, 2018 - The Victorian Greens will launch their election policy to guarantee a minimum of 70 percent VET funding for public TAFE providers at this weeken...

Greens Vote Against Mandatory Sentencing Laws

26 July, 2018 - Lidia Thorpe - Speech in Parliament: I rise today to speak on the Justice Legislation Miscellaneous Amendment Bill 2018. This bill is an omnibus...

Minister - Stop the National Energy Guarantee

26 July, 2018 - Lidia Thorpe - Question in Parliament — My question is to the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change. Since the South Australi...

Justice Legislation Amendment (Terrorism) Bill 2018

26 July, 2018 - Ms PENNICUIK (Southern Metropolitan) — Thank you, Acting President Gepp, and I congratulate you on your ascension to the role of Acting Presiden...