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Alcohol, tobacco and pornography purchases restricted for 24 months.
Senate inquiry recommends debts be re-assessed immediately.
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That's 146,000 calls a day. It's not just you.
You can't solve a complex social problem like drug use with an absurdly simple and harsh response.
Marijuana, ecstasy and methamphetamines targeted in drug crackdown.
Punishing people won’t achieve anything.
If you're on Centrelink, and take drugs, the government has you in its sights.
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Minister gave client's personal information to a newspaper.
Centrelink's automated debt recovery program saw 20,000 people a week being issued with debt notices.
But Alan Tudge insists he had the right legal advice.
'I had absolutely nothing. I had not a cent to my name.'
Lambie's words were the opposite of what we have come to expect from politicians. They were honest, heartfelt, compassionate, and mostly true.
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When it's from Centrelink.
So a Senate inquiry hears.