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Mark McGowan

"I am sorry for the hurt, the prejudice, the active discrimination that ruined lives".
"We can't change the past but I hope the apology will offer some comfort to those impacted by the old laws".
The move comes after mounting pressure from an online petition.
WA Premier Mark McGowan has joined the movement.
He said it's now up to Australians to pressure them into action.