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In August 2007, the Australian Government, citing rising levels of child sex abuse, drug and alcohol addiction and domestic violence, launched an 'emergency intervention' into some Northern Territory Indigenous communities. Parliament passed controversial legislation assuming a five-year lease over Indigenous settlements in order to provide additional welfare, health and schooling services.

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