Update 10 Christchurch Courthouse closed
"Update 10 Christchurch Courthouse closed"
District Court will be closed to the public during the
appearance of the 28-year-old man charged with murder in
relation to yesterday’s attacks in Christchurch.
due to the heightened security risk.
Media will still be
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Child 'Uplifts': Children’s Commissioner To Conduct Review
The Children’s Commissioner has announced that his Office will be carrying out a thematic review of Oranga Tamariki’s policies, processes and practice relating to care and protection issues for tamariki Māori aged 0-3 months.
“At the time of the attempted uplift from Hawke’s Bay Maternity Hospital at the beginning of May, our Office shared our views on the critical importance of the mother-child relationship, and the fact that this relationship is denied to too many Māori children”, says the Children’s Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft. More>>