“I will take over the portfolio of Correctional Services later today” — NT Chief Minister, Adam Giles, July 26, 2016

“I would love to be the Corrections minister. It is not the portfolio I really aspire to but, if I was the prisons minister, I would build a big concrete hole and put all the bad criminals in there: ‘Right, you are in the hole, you are not coming out. Start learning about it’. I might break every United Nations’ convention on the rights of the prisoner but, ‘Get in the hole’.”  — Adam Giles, NT Legislative Assembly, Hansard, October 20, 2010

As the local paper today says …

NT News: Sack the lot of them

Peter Fray

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