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  1. Video for 98-year-old Pākehā stalwart for Māori honoured
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    98-year-old Pākehā stalwart for Māori honoured

    98-year-old May Mackey has been awarded with the Queens Medal for helping those seeking employment in the cities, and those in trouble with the law.

  2. Video for Black Ferns to visit women's prison
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    Black Ferns to visit women's prison

    Black Ferns rugby players will visit the Auckland Region Women's Corrections Facility in Wiri, where they hope to inspire prisoners with their stories of overcoming hardships and setbacks to achieve their dreams and aspirations.

  3. Video for New kaupapa Māori approach for high-risk youth offenders
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    New kaupapa Māori approach for high-risk youth offenders

    The Children's Commissioner is looking to change the way New Zealand cares for high-risk youth offenders.

  4. Video for Solutions not just talk wanted from criminal justice summit
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    Solutions not just talk wanted from criminal justice summit

    The government's criminal justice summit is underway and will address reform in the New Zealand justice system.

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    Extra police officers won't make NZ safer says advocacy group

    The Police Commissioner has announced 1,800 additional police officers but People Against Prisons Aotearoa says "more cops means there will be more people in prison".

  6. Video for Ngāti Whātua elder calls for more iwi participation in prisoner rehabilitation
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    Ngāti Whātua elder calls for more iwi participation in prisoner rehabilitation

    Ngāti Whātua elder and tikanga advisor Dame Naida Glavish is calling for more iwi participation in the rehabilitation of Māori prisoners. This follows the opening of the new $300 million wing at Paremoremo prison. Glavish says a multiple-support approach is needed to rehabilitate Māori inmates.

  7. Video for Youth voice important for Justice reforms - lawyer
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    Youth voice important for Justice reforms- lawyer

    Justice Minister Andrew Little has announced the Safe and Effective Justice Programme Advisory Group tasked with reforming the "broken justice system". Lawyer and panel member Julia Whaipooti says youth need to be at the forefront of these discussions to ensure outcomes for Māori.

  8. Video for PAPA protest Waikēria Prison expansion
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    PAPA protest Waikēria Prison expansion

    Prisoner advocacy group People against Prisons Aotearoa (PAPA) are opposing Government plans to build a new 500-bed high-security prison in Waikēria. Today protesters rallied outside of Parliament.

  9. Video for 'Those are our people Kelvin' - former inmate hits out at Corrections Minister
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    'Those are our people Kelvin'- former inmate hits out at Corrections Minister

    The Government dialed back Nationals policy to build a 3000-bed mega-prison in Waikeria. But the watered down version still isn't cutting it according to former inmate Feke Taito.

  10. Video for Penal Reform League President says Corrections CEO needs to move on
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    Penal Reform League President says Corrections CEO needs to move on

    The President of the Sir Peter Williams QC Penal Reform League says Corrections CEO Ray Smith needs to go. Lady Heeni Phillips-Williams believes the Minister of Corrections, Kelvin Davis is not being adequately prepared by Smith and his team and her concerns go far back as 2016 when Smith presented before Select Committee.

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