Justice Shouldn’t Hurt: Michelle Milthorpe’s diary reveals horror of NSW court system

The heartbreaking diary of a mum supporting her two young daughters through a sexual abuse trial has been released and it makes for harrowing reading. The diary, by Michelle Milthorpe from Albury, NSW, was written in the five weeks she was in Sydney where her daughters Pippa Milthorpe, then 11, and Rose Milthorpe, then seven, … Read more

Lisa Wilkinson questions the efficacy of new stealthing sex crime laws

South Australia has become the latest jurisdiction to criminalize stealthing – an “insidious” sex act that involves the non-consensual removal of a condom during intercourse. It’s a crime that one-in-three Australian women and one-in-five Australian men have been victims of, according to a 2018 study by Monash University, with perpetrators facing penalties of up to … Read more