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Children's Commissioner Rejects Child Abuse Campaign

By Maggie Tait of NZPA Wellington, Dec 16 NZPA - A campaign focused on preventing child abuse is not the way to go, Children's Commissioner John Angus said today, in sharp contrast to his predecessor's position.

Peter Dunne Upset By Rankin Appointment

Peter Dunne Upset By Rankin Appointment
Wellington, May 12 NZPA - The father of the Families Commission, United Future leader Peter Dunne, is outraged by the appointment of controversial figure Christine Rankin to the Crown agency and says she should turn it down.

Christine Rankin Wrong Person For Families Commission - Goff

Christine Rankin Wrong Person For Families Commission - Goff
Wellington, May 12 NZPA - Christine Rankin is the wrong person to be appointed to the Families Commission, as she is divisive, has a troubled record and is unrepresentative, Labour leader Phil Goff said today.

Christine Rankin Wrong Person For Families Commission - Goff

Christine Rankin Wrong Person For Families Commission - Goff
Wellington, May 12 NZPA - Christine Rankin is the wrong person to be appointed to the Families Commission, as she is divisive, has a troubled record and is unrepresentative, Labour leader Phil Goff said today.

Kiro Steps Down As Children's Commissioner

Wellington, April 17 NZPA - Children's Commissioner Cindy Kiro leaves the job at the end of this month. Social Development and Employment Minister Paula Bennett has appointed child care and protection expert John Angus for six months until a permanent appointment was made.

Children's Commissioner In Hot Water Over Early Release

Children's Commissioner In Hot Water Over Early Release
Wellington, March 16 NZPA - Children's Commissioner Cindy Kiro is in hot water over the early release of a report showing New Zealanders have a high tolerance for violence.

Govt Backs `Boot Camp' Against Strong Criticism From Labour

Wellington, Feb 17 NZPA - The Government is facing strong criticism of its military camp plan for dealing with young offenders but Prime Minister John Key says he's going to see it through.

Boot Camp Bill For Young Offenders Coming To Parliament

Boot Camp Bill For Young Offenders Coming To Parliament
Wellington, Feb 16 NZPA - Serious young offenders will face army `boot camp' training under a bill the Government intends introducing to Parliament on Wednesday. Prime Minister John Key announced the policy in January last year.

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