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Govt Needs Target For Reducing Child Abuse

Media Release 24 January 2018 Family First NZ is calling on the Government to maintain the Better Public Services target on physical child abuse, even though the previous government had struggled to meet the target. “The government’s priorities in this…

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Euthanasia assessor resigns over euthanasia for dementia in the Netherlands

Euthanasia Prevention Coalition 21 January 2018 Family First Comment: More flaws in so-called ‘safeguards’ “[Dementia] is more erratic and patients often live longer. A lot of things can happen during that period. For instance, a patient might say that she…

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Catholic deacon accused of murder by air injection in Belgium

BBC News 22 January 2018 Family First Comment: Safeguards? Too late now. Make a submission against euthanasia in NZ www.protect.org.nz A Catholic deacon accused of killing at least 10 people – including his own mother – has gone on trial…

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Bill aims to introduce driver drug testing for MDMA, cannabis and methamphetamine

Stuff.co.nz 22 January 2018 National’s Wairarapa MP Alastair Scott’s member bill would allow police to carry out saliva testing when a driver was suspected of being drug-impaired. He planned to put the Land Transport (Random Oral Fluid Testing) Amendment Bill…

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TVNZ 2 show Naked Attraction receives more than 500 complaints

NZ Herald 22 January 2018 Family First Comment: Now before the BSA for their consideration. But don’t hold your breath….!! More than 500 formal complaints have been made about a new show being aired on TVNZ 2 which is “saturated”…

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Science is killing the pro-abortion movement!

Science Is Giving the Pro-Life Movement a Boost The Atlantic 18 January 2018 Family First Comment: “Scientific progress is remaking the debate around abortion. When the U.S. Supreme Court decided Roe v. Wade, the case that led the way to…

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TVNZ Flooded With Formal Complaints On Naked Attraction

Media Release 22 January 2018 Family First NZ says that TVNZ has received over 500 formal complaints over a programme which is saturated with full front nudity and adult sexually-charged discussions throughout the programme. Advertisers have also requested that their…

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Terry Sarten: Quality end-of-life care should be nation’s priority

NZ Herald 21 January 2018 Family First Comment: So many great points in this commentary! Make a submission today against euthanasia www.protect.org.nz The current debate around proposed legislation that will allow for assisted dying, euthanasia and the right to die…

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Government takes first steps towards abortion law reform

Stuff co.nz 21 January 2018 Abortion law reform is back on the table with a new Government but not everyone supports the move to take abortion out of the Crimes Act. Jo Moir investigates the arguments for and against liberalising…

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Shock Poll: NZ’ers Want Stricter Limits on Abortion

Media Release 21 January 2018 An independent poll of New Zealanders by Curia Market Research has found significant support for greater time limits on abortion, including from those who generally support abortion. There was surprisingly small support for the current…

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