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ONE News 27 Aug 2012 Prime Minister John Key has backed away from his comments about euthanasia, saying his language on the sensitive issue was “a bit sloppy”. Key last week said “there is a lot of euthanasia that effectively…

Marriage rights battle heating up

NZ Herald 25 Aug 2012 Monique and Mahara take turns to cuddle six-month-old Jamie: mum, mum and baby, plus Jazz the dog, make a modern family. Though, as the same-sex marriage debate continues, some would vehemently disagree this nuclear unit…

As predicted, the honeymoon period is over

Three ‘smack’ offences in six months Stuff.co.nz 24 August 2012 Family First NZ has labelled the anti-smacking law a “dog’s breakfast” after a police review revealed the majority of cases warranted no further action by police. But the Green Party, which…