Tag: Neighbours

  • Police called to house before boy’s injuries

    http://www.stuff.co.nz/4800519a11.html Police called to house before boy’s injuries Monday, 22 December 2008 Police have previously been called out to the Northland home of a 15-month-old boy who remains in a serious condition in hospital today with head injuries. Neighbours said police were often called after all-night parties at the Kerikeri house where the boy lived…

  • Persecution of Parents To Be Investigated by National

    MEDIA RELEASE 5 November 2008 Persecution of Parents To Be Investigated by National Family First NZ is welcoming comments by senior National MP Judith Collins that if elected, National will check whether the anti-smacking law has resulted in needless prosecutions and persecution of parents. “We have stacks of evidence and testimony that good families have…

  • Bradford Encourages Parents to Carry On Smacking

    From: http://christiannews.co.nz/2008/bradford-encourages-parents-to-carry-on-smacking/ Bradford Encourages Parents to Carry On Smacking In a stunning turnaround, Green MP Sue Bradford has told parents that smacking is not a criminal offence and implied that groups like Barnardos, Plunket, Every Child Counts and politicians who have said that the aim of the law was to ban parents physically punishing their…