21 Jan 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 21 January 2013

From Checkpoint, 6:44 pm on 21 January 2013

The lobby group, Rethinking Crime and Punishment, says the release and reoffending rate of inmates from Maori Focus Units in prisons are promising; Talks between neighbouring iwi have started over what to do with some of the skeletal remains of a sperm whale that washed up on the Kapiti Coast last week; Maori culture has stamped its mark in Antarctica; Ten new scholarships each worth ten-thousand dollars have been made available for Maori tertiary students studying agriculture.