Justice Headlines

Car rollover near Te Poi, SH29

Press Release – Westpac Rescue Helicopter

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to a car crash just north of Te Poi at the intersection of SH24 and Te Poi Road, at approximately 6pm. Read more »

On the Nation: Plain Packaging Debate

Press Release – The Nation

Imperial Tobacco leaves open possibility of law suit against New Zealand government if plain packaging is introduced, as planned. Says its a last resort but of course we will defend the right to use our brands. Read more »

This weekend on The Nation…

Press Release – TV3’s ‘The Nation’

A New Zealand first: As the Government consults on its plain packaging legislation, Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox debates Imperial Tobacco’s Axel Gietz, who’s flown in from the UK at The Nation’s invitation. Does plain packaging actually work? And … Read more »

Brexit vote costs NZ effective EU voice

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Despite being extremely close the result of the referendum in Britain reflects the majority voice, Labours Foreign Affairs spokesperson David Shearer says. Read more »

Letter to Solicitor General on plea bargain debacle

Press Release – Sensible Sentencing Trust

Below is a self explanatory letter to the Solicitor General giving her an opportunity to explain the situation that enabled Moko’s killers to plead guilty to manslaughter. To date we have had not even had an acknowledgement! Read more »

Police torch relay underway after dawn ceremony

Press Release – New Zealand Police

The nationwide torch relay to celebrate 75 years of women in policing has begun, with the North Island relay setting off from Cape Reinga early this morning. Read more »

Two people arrested in Nelson on drugs charges

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Nelson Police have arrested two people following the execution of a search warrant at an address in Victory Square this morning. Read more »

Kiwi Cyclists to ‘Peddle’ Freedom

Press Release – Tearfund

Tearfund is calling on Kiwis to get on their bikes to prevent women and children from being trafficked into sexual exploitation. Read more »

The Brexit Vote Is No Triumph For Democracy & Here Is Why

Opinion – Alastair Thompson

What ever happens this morning it is clear that something went horribly wrong with the United Kingdom’s Brexit referendum. This is not how democracy is supposed to work. Read more »

Double Murderer Gets Half the Sentence

Press Release – Sensible Sentencing Trust

A man who killed his ex-partner and her three-year-old daughter before burying their bodies under a bridge has only been jailed for 21 years. Read more »

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