Petition update

Premier “ambivalent” on gay panic, unacceptable:

Rev. Fr. Paul Kelly. Catholic Priest
Gold Coast, Australia

Nov 15, 2016 — Wayne Ruks’ elderly mother Joyce is devastated the QLD government are delaying action on abolishing 'gay panic’ - the homophobic legal defence used by her son’s killers.

QLD Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk promised to axe it this year - but there’s only a few siting days of parliament left. We need you to call her office today, urging her to scrap the defence before parliament goes on break.

Call - (07) 3719 7000

Joyce's son was bashed to death in my churchyard 8 years ago - she can’t wait any longer for this archaic excuse for murder to be scrapped.

Thank you,

Ps here’s the latest news story on our petition and context around the government’s response to “gay panic” -

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