Episode 22: Lost in Language

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson bring news of Kevin’s latest parole hearing from Rockhampton as the Fitzroy river swells in the big flood. They then focus in on a critical area of the trial of Kevin Henry and one that impacts all Aboriginal people in the justice system. Gratuitous Concurrence or the Yes Syndrome and the way language can lead to injustice.

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Episode 21: Examining the Examiners, Rockhampton’s Police

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson look back at the flawed investigation carried out by police at the time of Lynda’s death. Using a set of steps developed by a homicide detective with over 25 years experience, they examine whether the police involved in this case followed these steps. In the end it allows them to grade the investigation and the results for Queensland police, are not good!

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Episode 20: A Connection to the Outside World

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson continue a series of interviews with those people who know Kevin “Curtain” Henry best. This week Amy sits down with three Aboriginal women who have played a vital role in the life of Kevin Henry, including his biggest supporter. To understand the level of injustice in imprisoning an innocent man for 25 years you must first understand his humanity, this week that lesson continues.

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Episode 19: Knowing Kevin Henry

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson begin a series of interviews with those people who know Kevin “Curtain” Henry best. From his family and friends, to those who have supported him for years and the old people of the community. To the men who have spent time in prison with Kevin, they share their insights and stories of the man that is known as Curtain. And some shocking revelations are revealed.

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Episode 18: The Story So Far

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson recap the podcast series so far for new listeners and give a brief run down of the events that took place 25 years ago. They then discuss the big day in the media, with Curtain covered online, in newspapers, radio and TV. The result? A new witness has come forward and plans are in place to apply for an official pardon.

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Episode 16: The Eye Witness

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson have spent over a year investigating the case of Kevin “Curtain” Henry. From early on Martin knew that somewhere out there was buried a smoking gun. A piece of evidence in the form of an eye witness statement that would finally reveal what happened that awful night. In Episode 16 of Curtain The Podcast, it’s here!

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Episode 15: The Parole Decision

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson have finally received the official letter of reply to Kevin’s application for parole and listeners will hear the outcome of Kevin’s fate. There are also big changes in Queensland’s parole system to discuss and more is revealed on the findings of the new forensic report. Finally, the episode ends with a surprise when recording is interrupted by an unexpected message. All of this and more on Episode 15 of Curtain The Podcast

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Episode 13: Police Failure while Mob Rally

Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson discuss the latest QLD Government announcement on the prison where Kevin Henry is currently held. Answer listeners questions about who the real culprit of the crime could be and how disastrous the police investigation was. Plus an update on the support for Kevin Henry at Invasion Day protests around the country

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