Prison boss snubs Amnesty over request to inspect Hakea prison
Category: Headline News Published Date
Western Australia's Department of Corrective Services has snubbed its nose at Amnesty International denying it access to visit Hakea jail to check on the condition of juveniles who have been held in the adult jail for more than three months, declaring "it doesn't have time to act as tour guides".
The Commissioner for Corrective Services, Ian Johnson has also told a Supreme Court hearing into conditions...
Why doesn't Tony Abbott meet the real First Nations Leaders?
The multi-award winning National Indigenous Times is an independent newspaper and receives no government funding whatsoever. Thus, we rely entirely on advertising and subscriptions to survive, and hope you'll consider subscribing to NIT's print edition as well as the online version of our paper. Our new and improved website now contains stories and photos, you can even interact by providing feed back on articles in the your say section. We have a new video module where you can watch relevant videos sourced from all over Australia.
There is also the option of advertising online with high impact positions on the various pages and the ability to "click through" to the advertisers website. Our new website is fast and effective and as always if you advertise in the print edition you will be uploaded to our online jobs section as an added bonus. So contact our sales team now via our website or give us a call on 1300 786 611, we will be happy to structure a package that meets your advertising needs and budget.