“We must rid ourselves of ingrained images of rows of men chained together at the oars of a galley or men, women and children working in fields in bondage…Slavery can be much more subtle than that, and may not involve physical restraint” – Justice Champion during the sentencing of a Melbourne couple convicted of slavery offences.

Mrs and Mr Kannan, have received prison sentences of eight and six years, respectively, for slavery offences related to the treatment of a domestic worker in their home over eight years.

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