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Julie Bishop takes aim at federal government ministers over handling of rape allegations – The Guardian

The ex-deputy Liberal leader says if someone came to her with a sexual assault allegation ‘I would have felt a duty … to inform the police’

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Julie Bishop has criticised how senior Morrison government ministers have handled the sexual assault allegation raised by Brittany Higgins and the historical rape allegation against attorney general Christian Porter.
Porter has denied the allegation stating it didnt happen.
In a rebuke both to the defence minister, Linda Reynolds, and the skills and employment minister, Michaelia Cash, for their handling of the Higgins complaint, the former deputy Liberal leader told ABC TV she would have felt a…

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