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Papers of Jean Ashby 1984 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2191352
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Ashby, Jean
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1984 
2 cm (2 folders) 
Summary

Correspondence from Australian Parliament Senators to Jean Ashby over the period July to September 1984, regarding the Chamberlain trial. Includes two newspaper cuttings.

Biography/History

Jean Ashby was involved in the protest movement against the trial and conviction of Lindy and Michael Chamberlain for the alleged murder of their daughter Azaria. Ashby wrote letters of protest to federal and state parliamentarians and attended the Royal Commission of Enquiry into Chamberlain Convictions, 1987.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9678

Subjects Chamberlain-Creighton, Lindy, 1948- -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Public opinion.  |  Chamberlain, Michael (Michael Leigh) -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Public opinion.  |  Ashby, Jean -- Correspondence.  |  Legislators -- Australia -- Correspondence.

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