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Drinking Liberally – Auckland (again)

Written By: - Date published: 2:30 pm, September 18th, 2009 - 2 comments

In the second part of our double header for Drinking Liberally this month we’ve got director of Rethinking Crime & Punishment Kim Workman to come and talk about justice policy. When:    7pm TUESDAY 22 September – (not our normal Wednesday night) Where:  Galatos – 17 Galatos Street, Newton (just off K road) – free entry […]

Act MP caught out

Written By: - Date published: 12:56 pm, February 25th, 2009 - 42 comments

Rethinking Crime and Punishment Director, Kim Workman, has caught Act MP David Garrett being less than honest about how many extra prisoners his draconian three strike law world create (the answer is about 14,000). In a particularly aggressive media release yesterday Garrett claimed Workman’s figures were false. Unfortunately for Garrett, Workman’s OIA request on the […]

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