Month: June 2018

Drugs behind more fatal crashes than alcohol – study

NewsHub 14 June 2018 Family First Comment: Expect this rate to go even higher if we go soft on drug laws. www.SayNopeToDope.nz A new Automobile Association study has found people on drugs are causing more fatal crashes than those behind…

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Family First: Discharge without conviction for domestic violence sends ‘dangerous message’

Stuff co.nz 11 June 2018 Family First Comment: If we’re saying “It’s not OK”, then serious violence like this should not be ignored or decriminalised! A families advocate and an anti-violence campaigner have spoken out against a court’s refusal to…

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NZ First Congratulated For Protecting Three Strikes Law

Media Release 11 June 2018 Family First NZ is thanking NZ First for blocking the Labour-led coalition government from scrapping the Three Strikes Law. “The Labour government had no public mandate for scrapping it, and the evidence suggests it is…

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Teenage girls more at risk from harmful content online than boys

Stuff co.nz 5 June 2018 Family First Comment: “Seven in 10 teens experienced at least one type of unwanted digital communication in the past year. Not all caused harm or distress. Most common was being contacted by a stranger and…

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More Teens Than Ever Would Try Marijuana

WebMD 6 June 2018 Family First Comment: “These findings fly in the face of the Big Marijuana argument that somehow fewer young people will use marijuana if it is legalized. These data are clear. As more states move to commercialize,…

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Immigration Minister voices “extreme concern” over allegations of sex trafficking

Immigration New Zealand deports migrants engaging in illegal sex work Stuff co.nz 6 June 2018 Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway says he’s “extremely concerned by the numerous allegations of sex trafficking”, as Immigration New Zealand (INZ) deports dozens of illegal sex…

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Body Inside My Body

Controversial pregnancy announcement destroys #MyBodyMyChoice. #BodyInsideMyBody #OurBodiesMyChoice #CHOICE42 #LauraKlassen

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The failed abortion survivor whose mum thought she was dead

BBC News 5 June 2018 Family First Comment: An abortion victim – who lived to tell her story….. “When Melissa Ohden was 14 she learned a shocking secret – her mother had tried to abort her. She was saved by…

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