Greymouth Police are seeking the
assistance of the public to locate Philip Gerald MOHSENI,
aged 24 years, a male Caucasian from Portland, Oregon, USA.
A family member from the USA has reported him missing as
they have not heard from him for some time.
He is believed
to have gone tramping in the Copland Track area in Westland
on 22 June by himself, where he intended to stay for about
three days. After this he was possibly heading to the Haast
area for a few days.
Anyone with information as to his
whereabouts is asked to contact the Greymouth Police on 03
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Gordon Campbell: On The Legal Fudging Of The GCSB Revelations
As many have noted, the Hager/Snowden revelations of the spying by our security agencies on our Pacific neighbours and allies is a virtual re-run of the pre-election debate.
Unfortunately, it is also a forerunner of the kind of “ debate” we can expect during the upcoming review of the security agency powers, in June. It is a situation where the government (a) stonewalls, (b) baldly asserts that mass surveillance is not occurring despite the Snowden evidence that it is, and (c) claims that the GCSB actions were lawful.
Yet as Greens Co-Leader Russel Norman says, this can be true only if the legislation passed last year by the Key government has made the mass surveillance of New Zealanders – and the related handing over of their private data to the NSA – lawful. More>>