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Strengthened hate speech laws pass NSW Parliament in ‘great day’ for Australia

Inciting violence against a community or person based on their race in New South Wales could result in three years in jail under new laws which have passed State Parliament.

  • Meredith Griffiths
  • ABC

The Keep New South Wales Safe Alliance, a coalition of about 31 community organisations and leaders, has been lobbying for the changes for three years, saying that previous provisions in the Anti-Discrimination Act had not led to a…

Fury 1aThey described the passing as a “great day for the people of New South Wales … and Australia”.

The bill makes it a…

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