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Media Releases

27
Jun

Clean Slate Promotes Dishonesty – Bin it!

27/06/2014 An OIA released by the NZ Herald today reveals that more than 115,000 offenders in NZ have had their convictions hidden thanks to the absurd Clean Slate Act.  “We […]

25
Jun

Collins congratulated on latest victims’ initiative

Collins congratulated on latest victims’ initiative 25/06/2014 The Sensible Sentencing Trust has congratulated the Justice Minister, Judith Collins on the latest initiative to help protect victims. The Victims Orders against Violent […]

20
May

Tolley Doesn’t ‘Vet’ It !!!

Sensible Sentencing Trust is incensed at Police Minister Anne Tolley’s announcement this afternoon that she will introduce legislation to enable the Police to charge for its vetting service. SST National […]

25
Mar

Insanity Acquittals Antiquated

Critics of mental health legislation are championing a change in the way those acquitted of offending due to insanity are dealt with by the Courts. Auckland man Max McGowan was […]

19
Mar

Parole Board Gets It Wrong, Again

The Sensible Sentencing Trust is outraged that yet another prisoner released on parole is on-the-run and terrifying New Zealand residence. “Once again the Parole Board has got it wrong,” Ruth […]

18
Mar

Labour Just Doesn’t Get It

Labour only has itself to blame for its dismal poll results and will need to have a close look at long-term strategy if it is stand any chance at the […]

18
Mar

Justice Minister Congratulated

The Sensible Sentencing Trust says the agreement to allow cross sharing of information between New Zealand and the United States is a constructive and practical tool to combat crime and […]

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