Wed Jan 05, 2005
a) Gay Tasmania
Laws / Newman bias cases lodged
Here is a media release and two page backgrounder on the vilification cases against John Laws and Sam Newman lodged in Hobart yesterday.TASMANIAN GAY AND LESBIAN RIGHTS GROUP
Wednesday January 5th 2005
LAWS / NEWMAN TO FACE TAS ANTI-BIAS TRIBUNAL OVER GAY HATE CLAIMS
A Tasmanian gay man, Michael Dempsey, has lodged complaints with the state’s Anti-discrimination Commission against John Laws and Sam Newman, claiming that both men made comments late last year which breach the state’s Anti-discrimination Act by inciting hatred against gays.
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