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Yuendumu alleged murder: ICAC commissioner steps aside

 

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Ken Fleming QC (pictured in the Alice Springs News video of Friday's rally) will step aside from the Office of the ICAC’s continuing involvement in the investigation into the circumstances surrounding a Death in Custody in Yuendumu, according to an ICAC statement released this afternoon.

 

UPDATE November 20, 3am: Decision to step down "entirely appropriate," says Police Association.

Mass rally shows fury, distrust for police, government

What must be the biggest demonstration the town has ever seen was mostly a chilling manifestation of the fury and distrust harboured by Aboriginal people – not only Warlpiri –  for the police, the justice system and white governments generally, in the wake of the alleged murder by a police officer of 19-year-old Kumunjayi Walker in Yuendumu. Text and video by ERWIN CHLANDA. Image at left by ROD MOSS.

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