Royal commission voices to be offered a gentler ear

By Kat Wong
Updated September 7 2023 - 4:30pm, first published 4:25pm
Mark Dreyfus says new legislation will enable a royal commission to hold more private sessions. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)
Mark Dreyfus says new legislation will enable a royal commission to hold more private sessions. (Lukas Coch/AAP PHOTOS)

More whistleblowers and volunteers would be given the opportunity to divulge highly sensitive and personal stories to royal commissions in less traumatic settings under proposed law changes.

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