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    The Royal Commission of Inquiry

    Invitation to Ministry employees and contractors to contact The Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Attack on Christchurch Mosques.

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    Victims survey report released

    The Chief Victims Advisor to Government has released the final results from a survey that collected victims’ feedback on the criminal justice system.

  3. Improving the justice response to victims of sexual violence

    by Deborah Morris-Travers

    Jan Logie, Under-Secretary to the Minister of Justice (Domestic and Sexual Violence), has announced a package of changes to improve the justice response to victims of sexual violence.“Everyone who has been harmed by sexual violence deserves to have justice delivered without going through more, avoidable, trauma,” said Under-Secretary Logie when...

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    Delivering for Māori and the Whenua

    This year’s Wellbeing Budget makes a strategic investment of $56.1 million into the development of whenua, Māori freehold landowners and their whanau.

  5. Wellbeing Budget 2019

    This year’s Wellbeing Budget delivers a comprehensive funding package dedicated to eliminating family violence and sexual violence in Aotearoa.

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    New justice statistics published

    by Paul Duffin

    The latest six-monthly reports of justice statistics for the year ended December 2018 are now available.View the data tables on the Statistics New Zealand website.The report includes statistics relating to adults charged and convicted in court, children and young people charged in court, and children and young people given an...