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Are liberties at stake in a proposed DNA law change?

Amanda Johnson posted in on February 12th, 2009.

Today’s New Zealand Herald reports that the Justice Minister expects strong public debate over the Criminal Investigations (Bodily Samples) Amendment Bill, which allows DNA to be taken from anyone the police ‘intend to charge’ with an imprisonable offence. Earlier this week it was reported in the New Zealand Herald that the Attorney-General Chris Finlayson said […]

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