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Govt putting costs before parents’ rights

From the NZ Herald The watering-down of proposals that will fundamentally change the way criminal trials work in New Zealand is being welcomed by the Law Society. But concerns remain over provisions in the Criminal Procedure (Reform and Modernisation) Bill,…


Playgroups Applauded by Study

From the Sydney Morning Herald PLAYGROUPS are considered the poor cousin to formal childcare, even though about 150,000 Australian children attend them regularly, usually with their mother. After 40 years of operating in parks and church halls, playgroups have undergone…


Bedtime story awakens controversy

ONE News 13 July 2011 A controversial top-selling book overseas has gone on sale today in New Zealand. Go the F*** to Sleep has been an internet sensation but Family First thinks it’s disgusting and have tried to have it…