• Short Summary

    There has been widespread protest in Australia after a woman was given a two week jail sentence on Monday (9 January) for parading naked on a Queensland beach in a demonstration in support of nude bathing rights.

  • Description

    There has been widespread protest in Australia after a woman was given a two week jail sentence on Monday (9 January) for parading naked on a Queensland beach in a demonstration in support of nude bathing rights. Mrs. Sandra Purcell, mother of a six-year-old boy, was arrested after the Gold Coast beach resort's Mayor, Sir Bruce Small, had ordered a ban on nude bathing. Mrs. Purcell was later released, pending an appeal against sentence. Here is a report from Andrew Hall of TVQ Brisbane.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2BW8G0UVQNNADM9BFYO13TS5R
    Media URN:
    VLVA2BW8G0UVQNNADM9BFYO13TS5R
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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