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Australia Push for public inquiry over family mass shooting

14:16  27 october  2020
14:16  27 october  2020 Source:   9news.com.au

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Families of some of the 22 people killed in Nova Scotia's mass shooting this spring joined together with supporters and politicians Monday to continue calling for a public inquiry into the Portapique tragedy.Large crowds gathered in Bridgewater, N.S., and Halifax to hear passionate speeches and

Western Australian Attorney-General John Quigley has backed a parliamentary inquiry into Australia's worst mass shooting since Port Arthur.

On May 11, 2018, a brief Triple Zero phone call led police to a scene of horror at an Osmington property near Margaret River, about 260km south of Perth, in Western Australia.

Katrina Miles, 35, and her four children — Taye, 13, Rylan, 12, Arye, 10, and Kayden, eight — were found dead in their beds in a converted shed they used as a residence.

a little boy standing in front of a building: Several children were murdered in a mass killing that was Australia's worst shooting since Port Arthur. © 9News Several children were murdered in a mass killing that was Australia's worst shooting since Port Arthur.

Ms Miles' mother, Cynda Miles, 58, was found dead in the main house. Her father, Peter Miles, was found dead in a chair on the verandah.

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Family members of victims and their supporters marched to an RCMP station on Wednesday, calling for a full public inquiry into the April mass shooting that left 22 people dead “There was supposed to be an announcement over a month ago, and there hasn’t been,” Ms. Dobson told reporters.

The families of the victims want a full public inquiry , Beaton said. He said they would not support a restorative justice approach, which is usually private. Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we

Three rifles were recovered from the property and police soon ruled the deaths a murder-suicide, with Peter Miles held responsible.

The father of the children, Aaron Cockman, had pushed for an inquest that earlier this year was rejected by the state coroner, who said there were no further lines of investigation.

a truck is parked in front of a blue car: The murders took place on a property near Margaret River in Western Australia. © 9News The murders took place on a property near Margaret River in Western Australia.

"I'll always remember my kids like they were," Mr Cockman told 9News.

Mr Quigley said he did not have the power to overturn the coroner's decision, but that he was now pushing for a public parliamentary inquiry.

It wouldn't sit until after the March election, but already has support.

Shadow Police Minister Peter Katsambanis said if he was still chair of the community development and justice committee after the election, he would back the inquiry.

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