FMA and the SFO on Ross appeal decision
Joint statement from FMA and the SFO on Ross appeal
decision in the Court of Appeal today
Financial Markets Authority and the Serious Fraud Office
welcome the decision by the Court of Appeal to dismiss Mr
Ross’s appeal seeking to have his minimum non-parole
We believe that the decision to uphold the
original sentence reflects the seriousness of Mr Ross’s
criminal offending and the significant harm that his
behaviour has caused to
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On Gaza And Burning The Israeli Flag
One of the selling points in New Zealand’s campaign for a temporary seat on the Security Council is that we have a pluckily independent voice to offer on international conflicts.
This image is not entirely self-delusional. When we did occupy a temporary UN Security Council seat in the 1990s, New Zealand was forthright about the need for the international community to actively respond to the Rwanda genocide. On April 14, 1994, New Zealand, Nigeria and the Czech Republic were the only nations to call for a forceful UN intervention to halt the killings. It was a proud moment in the diplomatic record of the Bolger government.
What then, is the current National government doing with respect to the slaughter in Gaza? More>>