Month: January 2016

For better, for worse, in sickness and in health…..

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After 69 years, Neville Putt won’t give up on love Stuff co.nz 8 January 2016 On January 11 Neville and Phyllis Putt celebrate their 69th wedding anniversary. Over the sound of a steel guitar, Neville and Phyllis Putt fell in…

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Help us find NZ’s longest married couple

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Married Longer Than 75 Years? We’re On the Hunt – Can You Help Us We have a quick request. We’ve been inundated with nominations for the longest living married couple in New Zealand with the current benchmark being 76 years.…

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Studies Link Porn to Sexual Violence

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Media Release 7 January 2016 Family First NZ says that a new study out of Indiana University and the University of Hawaii at Manoa has warned that porn consumption is significantly linked to increases in sexual aggression. “The latest research…

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Porn viewers more likely to rape, sexually harass, use threats to “obtain sex”: massive study

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LiteSite News 7 January 2016 A massive analysis spanning seven countries has found that people who view pornography are more likely to be physically or verbally aggressive than those who do not. Those who report that they watch porn are…

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Married 76+ Years? The Search Is On.

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Media Release 6 January 2016 Family First NZ has been inundated with nominations for the longest living married couple in New Zealand with the current benchmark being 76 years. “Currently the longest married couple that we have been made aware…

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Shocked by condition of neglect

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Christchurch woman shocked by condition of two children with sores and lice Stuff co.nz 5 January 2015 A Christchurch woman was horrified when she found two young children she had previously cared for underweight with severe head lice and boils.…

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John Roughan: Did Lecretia Seales really die in pain?

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NZ Herald 2 January 2016 It is not the happiest of subjects for New Year, but it is one that could make the year memorable. Some time in 2016 we are going to have a serious discussion about life and…

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