Media release: New report shows domestic violence victims punished for Centrelink debts caused by abusers

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A new report from Economic Justice Australia looking at Centrelink debts and domestic violence, shows that survivors of domestic violence, usually women, are unfairly held solely responsible for social security debts in situations where the debt was the direct result of their partner’s or ex-partner’s threats, physical violence or coercion.

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