Human Rights Commission calls for inquiry into Waikeria protest
The Human Rights Commission says important lessons must be learnt from the Waikeria prison protest. Read More
Disability Rights Commissioner, Paula Tesoriero welcomes the Prime Minister’s announcement (3 Dec) that Santa is exempt from quarantine requirements and can travel to New Zealand to deliver presents but worries he might be shut out in the future. Read More
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