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“I can’t see Māori representation, yet the opening address is about Māori in jail,” he said.

https://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/news/national/colonisation-racism-main-drivers-of-maori-in-prisons-report/ Māori make up just over half of the country’s prison population, while making up just 15 per cent of the general population. The report…

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51% of prisoners expelled as children

“If students do have behavioural issues involving being aggressive and violent, then I would think that provides more reason why we should be wrapping a…

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77% of those in prisons have been victims of family or sexual violence

77% of those in prisons have been victims of family or sexual violence, @actionstation's @laura_oc_rapira told us. Here are excerpts of our discussion with her…

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Prison employees experience PTSD on par with Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans

https://www.news-medical.net/news/20180713/Prison-employees-experience-PTSD-on-par-with-war-veterans-study-finds.aspx Prison employees experience PTSD on par with Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans, a new study from a Washington State University College of Nursing researcher…

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#Prison #double #bunking #sexual #assualt

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/335736/prisoners-lodge-complaints-of-sexual-assault-by-cellmates The Department of Corrections released the data to RNZ under the Official Information Act, following the sentencing of Stephen Mark Gotty for a sex…

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#AndrewLittle #prison #Maori #values

Andrew Little not ruling out ‘radical’ idea to run a prison on Maori values: ‘Whatever we’re doing now is wrong’: https://t.co/zYIVIWLEEQ pic.twitter.com/Il4FAmUK0z — 1 NEWS…

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Mt Eden prisoners drinking and doing drugs

Clips show prisoners at Mt Eden prison drinking, doing drugs. http://t.co/6wJc9rNDaI pic.twitter.com/HlneNRfMND — Yahoo New Zealand (@YahooNZ) July 18, 2015

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The prison of your mind | Sean Stephenson | TEDx

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Revamping the Failing US Prison System

Dispatches: Revamping the Failing US Prison System http://t.co/VECy63aIvT — Human Rights Watch (@hrw) July 15, 2014

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