Justice Headlines

Police encourage former Gloriavale members to come forward

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police say they would welcome the opportunity to speak to people about their experiences at the Gloriavale community in light of recent allegations in the media by ex-community members. Read more »

Trade Minister Cheers Big Corporation Over Ordinary People

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Trade Minister Tim Grosers cheerleader role for the United States to speed up the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement is worrying, says New Zealand First Trade Spokesperson Fletcher Tabuteau. Read more »

Civil Servants Profit from Palestinian Children’s’ Suffering

Opinion – Vacy Vlazna

The shocking government owned New Zealand Super Fund (NZSF) decision to NOT divest from Israel Chemicals Ltd (ICL), manufacturer of white phosphorus, blatantly violates the NZSFResponsibilities: Read more »

Three charged with corruption and bribery

Press Release – Serious Fraud Office

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has laid charges against three individuals in relation to allegations of bribery worth more than $1 million involving previous employees of Auckland Transport and Rodney District Council. Read more »

Appropriation Debate To Dominate

Article – ParliamentToday.co.nz

Parliament is set to be dominated by a Budget related set piece debate this week. Read more »

Workers’ Memorial Day a call to action for leaders

Press Release – Business Leaders’ Health and Safety Forum

Workers Memorial Day (April 28th) is a powerful reminder to people in positions of influence and power about their vital role in fostering safe and healthy workplaces, says the Business Leaders Health and Safety Forum. Read more »

Strong Support for Clarification of GMO Council Jurisdiction

Press Release – GE Free NZ

On Friday, 24 April GE Free Northland and the Soil & Health Association of NZ with 19 other 274 parties sought clarification in the Environment Court on whether there is jurisdiction in the Resource Management Act for local control of outdoor … Read more »

Landlords say support tenants to make choices

Press Release – NZPIF

Tenants should not be living in rentals such as the five selected for a visit last week by a Member of Parliament, says Andrew King, Executive Officer of the NZ Property Investors Federation (NZPIF). The Tenancy Tribunal requires houses … Read more »

What if more people could understand the law?

Press Release – University of Canterbury

University of Canterbury law expert Associate Professor Chris Gallavin says there are two things that fascinate a lot of New Zealanders – real estate and criminal justice. Read more »

Gloriavale Christian Community School: What does it teach?

Press Release – Quality Public Education Coalition – QPEC

Registered by the state; inspected by the Education Review Office, and partially funded by taxpayers but what is taught there? Read more »

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