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LGBTIQ+ advocates urge SA government to pass bill outlawing 'gay panic' defence

Credit: SBS- Published on October 15, 2020
South Australia is the only state in the country not to scrap the 'gay panic' defence, by which provocation can be used as a partial defence.
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