Rachel Browne The Anglican Church Southern Queensland ignored its own policy on how to treat victims of sex abuse in its schools, an inquiry has heard.
Rachel Browne A woman who alleges she was a child victim of the paedophile ring named by Liberal senator Bill Heffernan said she had repeatedly reported the abuse to authorities but no action had been taken.
Rachel Browne A $65,000 payment to a retiring teacher later convicted for sexual offences against a student has been described as "very generous" by the school's commercial director.
Rachel Browne The former master of Geelong Grammar's Highton campus, Robert Bugg, told a royal commission he had "no recollection" of a staff member assaulting a teenage student in his bed.
Rachel Browne Children in care are falling behind their classmates in NAPLAN testing - and the gap worsens as they move through the grades, analysis shows.
Rachel Browne Research projects have repeatedly shown glaring gaps in support for parents and teachers of kids with disabilities.
Rachel Browne A group of Jehovah's Witness Church elders ignored their own strict religious standards in failing to punish a self-confessed child abuser in their ranks, a royal commission has heard.
Rachel Browne The Jehovah's Witness Church in Australia hid allegations of child sexual abuse involving more than 1000 of its members over a 60 year period, a royal commission has heard.
Rachel Browne The Jehovah's Witness Church in Australia received allegations of child sexual abuse involving more than 1000 of its members over a 60-year period but did not report a single claim to police, a royal...
Rachel Browne Former rugby player to encourage Westpac staff from the sidelines.
Rachel Browne Fewer than 10 per cent of people with work-related cancers receive compensation, with the Cancer Council Australia urging employees and their bosses to be more vigilant about occupational risks such...
Rachel Browne When a former patient of a paedophile doctor filed a complaint, the watchdog failed to alert the police or the hospital, a royal commission has heard.
Rachel Browne Watchdog now has policy to ensure serious complaints are addressed more promptly.
Georgina Mitchell, Rachel Browne, Angelo Risso More than 300 Australians in Nepal are still unaccounted for after Saturday's earthquake.
Rachel Browne Dozens of Australians have been listed as missing in Nepal following the earthquake which has claimed more than 1800 lives.
Miki Perkins, Rachel Browne Sean Towner at eight years old was just a tall, goofy kid. Almost a head above the pack with a Bieber-blonde bob, he was a long-limbed embodiment of enthusiasm over skill with a deep hankering to...
Rachel Browne A new study from mental health charity beyondblue has revealed high levels of homophobia among teenage boys, leading to depression and anxiety among young gay people.
Rachel Browne The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has found that the Salvos did not protect boys from abuse and accused many of lying, a damning report finds.
Rachel Browne The headmaster of Knox Grammar School has told a royal commission that it is "unconscionable" anyone at the school would destroy documents relating to child sexual abuse.
Rachel Browne Australia’s young people have bold dreams for the future but many fear goals such as career success and financial independence might be out of reach, the country’s biggest youth study...