23 Nov 2011

Manu Korihi News for 23 November 2011

From Checkpoint, 6:47 pm on 23 November 2011

A lawyer specialising in the trademarking of Maori words says a tangata whenua body charged with reviewing requests for Maori trademarks can only decline an application if its offensive to Maori; The police and Child Youth and Family have come together under one roof in Whakatane to improve the way they deal with serious child abuse; A new model of health care for people in the Wairoa district of northern Hawke's Bay, is a step closer to becoming a reality.