Indian man targeted with racist, homophobic harassment in Launceston, Anti-Discrimination Tribunal hears | The Examiner


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An Indian man was allegedly subjected to homophobic posters placed around Launceston, racist videos on social media, violent threats and “constant harassment” by phone, Tasmania’s Anti-Discrimination Tribunal has heard. The man – who has not been identified to protect his privacy – took the matter to the tribunal after a restraining order against the respondent had lapsed, and the behaviour restarted. The matter was heard in the tribunal and determined in April, when the man decided to withdraw his complaint after a two-year restraining order was taken out in court. The tribunal heard that the respondent allegedly created posters with the man’s face and…

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