Vic set to abolish abuse compo loophole

By Georgie Moore
Updated March 6 2018 - 4:59am, first published 4:51am
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says his government will scrap the so-called Ellis defence.

Victoria will abolish the so-called Ellis defence, an "unfair legal loophole" which has prevented child sexual abuse survivors from suing organisations like the Catholic Church.

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