Protest forces backdown on prisoner funerals ban
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By National Indigeous Times West Australian reporter Gerry Georgatos
A proposal by Western Australia's Department of Corrective Services (DCS) to deny Aboriginal prisoners the ability to attend family funerals has been met with outrage from Elders and community members and a protest was held outside the DCS last week by affected families and community...
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