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Statement from the Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry – AiC

“The High Court has announced this afternoon that the judicial review claim brought by the Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses (Australasia) Ltd has been dismissed.

This means the Royal Commission can continue to investigate the Jehovah’s Witnesses, and all other faiths, in accordance with the pastoral care approach we have been applying since 2019.

Reasons for the High Court’s judgment are not yet available but are expected in the near future. Until we receive the full judgment we are not able to make any further comment.

Remember that we are here to support you. Please contact our Contact and Support Centre on 0800 222 727 or email contact@abuseincare.org.nz if you would like to discuss any questions or wellbeing support options.”


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