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Greens: Police Enthusiasm For Pepper-Spray Needs To Be Reviewed

Greens: Police Enthusiasm For Pepper-Spray Needs To Be Reviewed

2 July 2008 - Green Party Police Spokesperson Keith Locke wants the Police Commissioner to review the way his officers are using pepper spray.

Greens: Pollution Plan Smells Like A Hijack, Mr Anderton

Greens: Pollution Plan Smells Like A Hijack, Mr Anderton

2 July 2008 - Word for word submissions from Landcorp and Federated Farmers opposing improvements to water quality in the Manawatu and Wanganui region's rivers to make them safe to swim in, smell of a hijack, Green Party Co-Leader Russel Norman says.

Cunliffe: 11.1 Million Subsidised Gp Appointments A Year

2 July 2008 - July marks the sixth anniversary of Primary Health Organisations in New Zealand, and over four million New Zealanders are benefiting.

Williamson: Minister Treats Commercial Road Users With Contempt

2 July 2008 - Transport Minister Annette King has treated commercial road users with contempt by sneakily raising road user charges without any warning, says National's Transport spokesman, Maurice Williamson.

Tolley: Heartless Minister Lets Kids Shiver In Derelict School

2 July 2008 - Wairoa primary school children who have been suffering three years of cold and discomfort in a run-down, leaky school will have to wait least a further month for relief, says National's Education spokeswoman, Anne Tolley.

Kiwi Party: UN Report On NZ Drug Use Alarming

2 July 2008 - Kiwi Party leader Larry Baldock reiterated the party's call for a change in drug policy after the results of the UN study into drug use was published in the ODT today. The report revealed our use of cocaine and cannabis was the 2nd highest in the 17 countries studied.

Power: Waist Restraints - Another Corrections Bungle

2 July 2008 - Corrections Minister Phil Goff must explain how prisoners in transit are able to slip out of their new waist restraints, says National's Justice & Corrections spokesman, Simon Power.

Borrows & Wilkinson: Labour U-turns On Cops As Councillors

2 July 2008 - National Party MPs Chester Borrows and Kate Wilkinson advise that an amendment to the Policing Bill, to allow police officers to also be local authority councillors, has been tabled in the House today by the National Party.

Unitedfuture: UnitedFuture Committed To Tackling Drugs

2 July 2008 - UnitedFuture MP Judy Turner has reiterated her party's stance on drugs following a recent WHO report that identified New Zealand as having the second highest rate of cannabis use among the 17 countries studied.

UnitedFuture Committed To Tackling Drugs

2 July 2008 - UnitedFuture MP Judy Turner has reiterated her party's stance on drugs following a recent WHO report that identified New Zealand as having the second highest rate of cannabis use among the 17 countries studied.