Australia PM promises stiffer laws against religious discrimination

Australia's new PM Scott Morrison. Picture: REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci/File Photo

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday promised stiffer legislation against religious discrimination, and a new commissioner to act as a watchdog on freedom of religion issues. Morrison said his conservative government would introduce a Religious Discrimination Act next year to provide more protections than existing state laws. “Australia is a place […]

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