Noel Pearson says Turnbull lying over Indigenous voice to parliament
Indigenous leader says the prime minister signalled he supported the proposal and ‘encouraged’ him on the issue in 2015
Malcolm Turnbull has been accused of lying by the Indigenous leader Noel Pearson over his rejection of a proposed Indigenous voice to parliament.
The prime minister had “lied” because he had previously suggested he supported the proposal back in 2015 and encouraged him on the issue, Pearson was quoted as saying.
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