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Family violence pilot helps over 24,000 people

Published By   /  March 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Anne Tolley, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Development  /  Comments Off on Family violence pilot helps over 24,000 people

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Family violence pilot helps over 24,000 people The Integrated Safety Response (ISR) pilot has helped over 24,000 people through the development of more than 8,000 family safety plans, say Justice Minister Amy Adams and Social Development Minister Anne Tolley. The ISR pilot involves core agencies […]

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Why Criticise the Police for Upholding the Law?

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservative Party, Conservative Party News, Justice, News, Press Release, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Why Criticise the Police for Upholding the Law?

MIL OSI – Source: Conservative Party – Release/Statement Headline: Why Criticise the Police for Upholding the Law? Justice – my choice by Leighton Baker. Recent concerns over police dogs being set on children are focusing on the wrong point. It’s not the police, nor their dogs at fault. The police neither want to set dogs […]

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Anti-money laundering Bill passes first reading

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Anti-money laundering Bill passes first reading

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Anti-money laundering Bill passes first reading A Bill to tackle money laundering and curb funding of terrorism has passed its first reading in Parliament today with unanimous support, says Justice Minister Amy Adams. The Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) Amendment Bill will […]

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Restorative justice benefitting victims

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Restorative justice benefitting victims

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Restorative justice benefitting victims The vast majority of victims who participated in restorative justice benefitted from the process, according to a survey released today by Justice Minister Amy Adams. Restorative justice conferences are face-to-face meetings between victims and offenders, where they can discuss the crime […]

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Ministers to host Family Violence Summit

Published By   /  March 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Anne Tolley, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Development  /  Comments Off on Ministers to host Family Violence Summit

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Ministers to host Family Violence Summit A national summit on family violence will be hosted by Justice Minister Amy Adams and Social Development Minister Anne Tolley in Wellington on June 7. “We know that family violence is a significant and complex issue in New Zealand, […]

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Justice booklet highlights fresh thinking

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Justice booklet highlights fresh thinking

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Justice booklet highlights fresh thinking A new Ministry of Justice publication launched today by Justice Minister Amy Adams showcases how fresh thinking by talented people is helping to address complex issues in the justice sector. Ms Adams says the Justice: Our People, Our Communities booklet […]

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Family violence laws introduced to Parliament

Published By   /  March 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Family violence laws introduced to Parliament

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Family violence laws introduced to Parliament Legislation that overhauls the family violence system is a core part of reducing New Zealand’s horrendous rate of family violence, says Justice Minister Amy Adams. The Family and Whānau Violence Legislation Bill was introduced to Parliament today to overhaul […]

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New anti-money laundering laws introduced

Published By   /  March 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on New anti-money laundering laws introduced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New anti-money laundering laws introduced A Bill to tackle money laundering and terrorist financing has been introduced to Parliament today by Justice Minister Amy Adams. The Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Amendment Bill will bolster New Zealand’s existing anti-money laundering laws, which help […]

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Challenges and successes in justice BPS results

Published By   /  March 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Challenges and successes in justice BPS results

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Challenges and successes in justice BPS results Crime rates are significantly lower than in 2011, but latest figures show that challenges remain to tackle crime and reoffending, says Justice Minister Amy Adams. The Justice Sector’s BPS results for the year ended September 2016 released today […]

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Supervised handover pilot launches

Published By   /  March 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Anne Tolley, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Development  /  Comments Off on Supervised handover pilot launches

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Supervised handover pilot launches Families grappling with violence will be able to avoid contentious meetings during children handovers thanks to a new pilot launched by the Government. “In the absence of funded supervised hand-over services, some victims of family violence risk continued exposure to violent […]

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$257m savings reinvested into reducing crime

Published By   /  March 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Courts, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on $257m savings reinvested into reducing crime

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $257m savings reinvested into reducing crime Initiatives to reduce crime and reoffending have been made possible through smart fiscal management by justice sector agencies, says Justice Minister Amy Adams. The Justice Sector Fund allows money saved in one justice sector agency to be used in […]

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Court services returned to Kaikoura

Published By   /  March 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Courts, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Court services returned to Kaikoura

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Court services returned to Kaikoura Justice and Courts Minister Amy Adams has welcomed the return of court services to Kaikoura. The District Court at Kaikoura has held its first hearing since the earthquake with 29 people appearing. Court services had been unable to run in […]

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Changes to improve courts come into effect

Published By   /  March 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Justice, Mark Mitchell, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Changes to improve courts come into effect

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Changes to improve courts come into effect Our justice system has been improved and is now easier for New Zealanders to use, Associate Justice Minister Mark Mitchell says. “The Judicature Modernisation Bill is an important law reform that helps modernise our courts, with most of […]

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Historical homosexual convictions eligible to be wiped

Published By   /  February 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Historical homosexual convictions eligible to be wiped

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Historical homosexual convictions eligible to be wiped The Government will introduce a new scheme to address historical convictions for homosexual offences, Justice Minister Amy Adams has announced. “While the Homosexual Law Reform Act 1986 decriminalised consensual sex between men aged 16 and over, convictions for […]

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$680,000 boost for Christchurch family violence pilot

Published By   /  February 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Anne Tolley, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Development  /  Comments Off on $680,000 boost for Christchurch family violence pilot

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $680,000 boost for Christchurch family violence pilot More frontline services and extra places in perpetrator programmes are on the way for the multi-agency Integrated Safety Response pilot, following an additional injection of funding, Ministers have announced. An extra $680,000 will allow the Christchurch ISR pilot […]

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Extra Courts & Corrections funding to support Police package

Published By   /  February 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Corrections, Courts, Justice, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Extra Courts & Corrections funding to support Police package

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Extra Courts & Corrections funding to support Police package The justice sector will receive an extra $115 million over four years to support the rollout of more police on the beat. Justice and Courts Minister Amy Adams and Corrections Minister Louise Upston say the additional […]

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Tess Newton Cain: We need a new law about kava … or do we?

Published By   /  January 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Agriculture, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, Justice, kava, kava exports, Legal issues, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, Vanuatu  /  Comments Off on Tess Newton Cain: We need a new law about kava … or do we?

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Kava Act 2015 amendment … “In most cases we don’t need a new law or new powers; what we need is to enforce the ones we already have.” Image: SBS OPINION: By Tess Newton Cain in Port Vila There have been a couple of stories recently in Vanuatu […]

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Exposure draft released of new anti-money laundering laws

Published By   /  December 13, 2016  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Exposure draft released of new anti-money laundering laws

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Exposure draft released of new anti-money laundering laws New Zealanders and affected sectors will have their chance to have input into a new draft law to combat the $1.3 billion laundered each year by criminals, Justice Minister Amy Adams has announced. The Government announced in […]

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Indonesia’s Jokowi still owes resolution of past rights abuses

Published By   /  December 10, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Crime, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, Indonesia, Justice, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Politics, purges, Reports  /  Comments Off on Indonesia’s Jokowi still owes resolution of past rights abuses

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Margareth S. Aritonang in Jakarta After two years of running the country, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has still not fulfilled his campaign promise to address long-unresolved human rights abuse cases in Indonesia, a promise that is thought to have sealed his victory against his former contender Prabowo […]

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Justice Precinct construction progressing well

Published By   /  December 9, 2016  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, Courts, Justice, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Justice Precinct construction progressing well

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Justice Precinct construction progressing well Amy Adams | Courts Justice and Courts Minister Amy Adams says the $300 million Christchurch Justice and Emergency Services Precinct build is well advanced and on track to be fully operational in mid-2017. The anchor project brings together all justice […]

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