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A peek inside the TPP negotiations show that New Zealand is holding its line on some major issues, as you'd expect. But let's not pretend that these aren't incredibly complex negotiations in which something will have to give

Nicky Hager has a story in today's Herald revealing, thanks to Wikileaks, some of the divisions with the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations.

Corrections chief Barry Matthews may have a plan to fix the careless handling of offenders on parole, but now he faces more serious trouble—inside the prison walls.

Paremoremo is the place we put the prisoners that most New Zealanders simply want to forget. Behind its razor wire fences and concrete walls, it is supposed to be security-to-the-max—but recent events have shattered that illusion.