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Tasmanian Government accepts CCYP’s recommendations for searching kids in custody

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The Tasmanian Government has accepted the Commissioner for Children and Young People’s recommendations in relation to searching young people in custody in Tasmania.

The recommendations included ceasing routine strip-searches of children and young people, pointing out how humiliating and distressing this experience is.

Listen as Leanne McLean, Commissioner for Children and Young People, joins Aaron Stevens to discuss the alternative measures recommended.

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