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Discrimination bill cops flack

The federal government’s proposed anti-discrimination legislation has come under fire for enshrining the right of religious organisations to practise discriminatory hiring procedures.

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20th January 2013 12:54

Alessia Valenza | ILGA Oceania

Writing in the Sydney Morning Herald, prominent social commentator David Marr (pictured right) highlighted the fact that Prime Minister Julia Gillard, who lives with her de facto partner Tim Mathieson, could be fired by a Christian body under the legislation. Read more