Missing Person Christchurch
At about 10.20am on Saturday the 1st of December
2012 a female went missing from the Burwood Hospital,
The female left the hospital on foot and it
is not known where she has gone to.
Of concern is that she
has a head injury and may appear confused. She also has a
tendency to walk into people's houses at random.
female is a 42 year old caucasian and answers to
Described as 5' 7'' tall with a thin build and long
Black tights and a chequered
Any sightings please contact the police on
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On Pharmac, Gough Whitlam And Sleater-Kinney
Ridiculous reported comments on RNZ this morning by Trade Minister Tim Groser, as he sought to dampen down concerns about the leaked draft of the IP chapter of ther Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations. According to Groser, ‘extreme’ positions are common at the outset of negotiations, and these get whittled down over the course of negotiations. Fine.
Except that we’re not at the outset of these negotiations. The outset was six years ago, and negotiators were hoping to have some sort of ‘framework’ deal finished in time for the APEC meeting in a few weeks’ time. These ‘extreme’ positions are what we’ve reached near the intended end of the negotiations.
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