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  1. Video for Clearing backlog and increasing access to justice top priorities - Judge Taumaunu
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    Clearing backlog and increasing access to justice top priorities- Judge Taumaunu

    Chief District Court Judge Heemi Taumaunu says the priorities for the courts now are clearing the backlog of cases and increasing access to justice.

  2. Video for Aotearoa screen industry due to emerge from lockdown - 12.30pm Newbreak
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    Aotearoa screen industry due to emerge from lockdown- 12.30pm Newbreak

    The Aotearoa screen industry was thriving before the lockdown, with a large number of local and internationals in or about to begin production. Hopefully those prosperous days will return.

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    50,000 court proceedings affected by COVID-19

    When Judge Taumaunu was made the first Māori Chief District Court Judge last year, he knew that he had a huge task on his hands. What he didn’t know was that he would be steering our court system through a global pandemic.

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    Courthouse operations adjust to lockdown circumstances

    A judicial briefing was held in the Auckland Courthouse today in order to clarify some of the changes that are being made in courtrooms nation-wide during this 'lockdown' period.

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    New Chief District Court Judge carries on kaupapa of change

    The innovative practices of Māori focused courts can provide better examples of court practice and transformative change. That’s the view of Heemi Taumaunu, the first Māori to be appointed as Chief District Court Judge.

  6. Video for Justice Minister takes abortion bill to parliament
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    Justice Minister takes abortion bill to parliament

    Justice Minister Andrew Little announced today that he will take an abortion law reform bill to parliament as the government proposes to remove abortion from the Crimes Act.

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    MPs mull amendments to the End of Life Choice Bill

    ACT Party leader David Seymour has made major amendments to the End of Life Choice Bill after taking on board advice from the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Justice, other parties and individual MPs.    

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    Womens rights to an abortion

    Women's sovereignty over their own bodies was the call today from the hundreds who showed up at parliament grounds in support of women's reproductive rights.   The protesters want to see significant changes to laws pertaining to abortion.  However, some disagree.

  9. Video for Growing number of wāhine Māori in the police force
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    Growing number of wāhine Māori in the police force

    Te Rarawa's Eden Cherrington was one of 78 new cops who graduated at the Royal New Zealand Police College in Porirua today.  Cherrington becomes part of the growing number of wāhine Māori police officers to enter the force.    

  10. Video for $133m to break Māori re-offending and imprisonment cycle
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    $133m to break Māori re-offending and imprisonment cycle

    A total of $133 million will focus on breaking the cycle of Māori re-offending and imprisonment, with an added Whānau Ora approach to reduce Māori prison numbers. A further $131 million will be spent to lift outcomes for people who interact with the justice system.      

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