23 May 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 23 May 2013

From Morning Report, 6:27 am on 23 May 2013

A Tuhoe leader says a report justifying the police's move not to involve Iwi Liaison Officers in the 2007 Urewera raids shows their role is tokenistic; The Courts Minister is rejecting suggestions that allowing Judges alone to pass sentence in Marae Based Youth Court is undermining the mana of kaumatua; A Maori Studies researcher at Victoria University - who is surveying Maori migrants in Australia - says recent arrivals will be denied access to the Federal Government's new National Disability Insurance Scheme.