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    The other side of the Ditch [NZ Herald]

    Patricia Amiatu and Saufo’i Amiatu don’t know how they will afford their son’s education in Australia.   28 Nov 2015 – Nicholas Jones As their eldest child nears the end of secondary school, the Amiatus have had more on their mind than his grades. Raven, 16, moved from Auckland to

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    Aust deportation laws ‘not human’ – Labour [Radio NZ]

    Labour MPs Phil Goff (left) and Andrew Little at Australian Parliament in Canberra.   27 November 2015 – Demelza Leslie, Political Reporter Labour Party leader Andrew Little’s visit to an Australian detention centre has validated how he feels about the country’s immigration laws, he says. On Wednesday, Mr Little and

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    Australia not budging on deportation [Radio NZ National]

    Australia’s parliament in Canberra   26 November 2015 Labour leader Andrew Little and senior MP Phil Goff have spoken to two parliamentary committees in Canberra. Australia is refusing to budge on its policy of deporting New Zealand criminals despite a plea from the Labour Party for more leniency. Labour leader

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  • NZ detainees living ‘purposeless’ life in Australia [Radio NZ National]

    26 November 2015 – Demelza Leslie New Zealanders being held at the Villawood Immigration Detention Centre in Sydney have told Labour Party leader Andrew Little they are living a purposeless existence. Mr Little and his senior MP Phil Goff today visited the detention centre in western Sydney, following a visit

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    Australian Labor supportive of improved rights for Kiwi expats – Andrew Little [Stuff]

    Phil Goff and Andrew Little w Australian Labour MPs and Oz Kiwi representatives   26 November 2015 – Sam Sachdeva Labour leader Andrew Little talks about his meetings with Australian MPs to discuss the rights of expat Kiwis, and whether they support an easier path to citizenship.   Australia’s Labor

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