Commission offers support to NZ Rugby investigation

Commission offers support to NZ Rugby investigation

August 8, 2016

The Human Rights Commission has offered its support and expertise to the NZ Rugby-led investigation into an incident involving Chiefs Super Rugby team members this week.

EEO Commissioner Dr Jackie Blue has been in contact with NZ Rugby who have welcomed her input.

“Our daughters and sons depend on us to show leadership and mana. We welcome the investigation into these allegations, we are keen to provide support and advice,” said Dr Blue.

“We will not be commenting any further on this incident at this time.”

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