The Senate Community Affairs References Committee found that more than 500,000 children were placed in an orphanage, Home or other form of out-of-home care in the last century in Australia.
"If the Witnesses believed Jehovah was a loving god, would he not be more concerned about the victims than his own name?" Chief Commissioner Justice Peter McClellan 28/07/2015
“At Hay I experienced a sadistic martial discipline( the silent treatment outlawed in the late 1800’s) designed to break the human spirit.
We lost everything there, and a lot lost their minds.”
On 30 January 2015, the Royal Commission published the Consultation paper: Redress and civil litigation (the Consultation Paper). We received a wide range of submissions in response to the Consultation Paper. From 25 to 27 March 2015, all six Commissioners sat for the public hearing on redress and civil litigation.