By Tammy Mills
Photo by Penny Stephens
Supporters of a Melbourne mother of 13 who was the first person in Victoria convicted of breaching abortion clinic “buffer zone” laws are drawing inspiration from an unlikely source.
Pro-life groups say they could make a similar argument to former Greens leader Bob Brown to overthrow new safe access zone laws in Tasmania and Victoria banning protests within 150 metres of an abortion clinic…
MP Fiona Patten was integral to the introduction of the safe access zone laws in Victoria. She’s pictured here on the day they came into effect on May 2 last year.
Read the full article on The Age’s website.