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Call for Child Sex Abuse Inquiry

Saturday, 6 February 2016, 4:39 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

6th February 2016 “We just haven’t had a Rolf Harris or Jimmy Savile to bring our own dirty laundry out into the open but the time bomb is ticking and powder-keg will ignite.” McVicar More >>

Anger as Judge Goes Easy on Paedophile

Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 3:28 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“ Every person commits an offence who does any act that constitutes an offence against section 131(1) , knowing or having reasonable cause to believe that the publication is objectionable. In the case of an individual, imprisonment for a term not exceeding ... More >>

Government must Stop "Neomasculinist" Group From Entering NZ

Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 3:09 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

A Neomasculinist group who want to legalize rape on private property are said to be meeting in 3 destinations around New Zealand. More >>

Horror Over Reported Crime Statistics of Deported Offenders

Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 10:59 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

A police briefing to Police Minister Judith Collins in December showed 30 per cent of deportees had come to police attention for re-offending since December 2014. On Monday, Justice Minister Amy Adams said the latest Police figures were in line with ... More >>

Bad Judgement causes Courts to lose credibility

Saturday, 30 January 2016, 3:35 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

A Judge who sentenced a mother to home detention after videoing herself sexually abusing her 12 month old baby son has been named and shamed on the Sensible Sentencing Trusts controversial web-site More >>

SST Slams Judge for Going Soft on Sexual Abuse Mother

Tuesday, 26 January 2016, 11:44 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Section 128B (2) of the crimes Act 1961 states that A person convicted of sexual violation must be sentenced to imprisonment unless, the court thinks that the person should not be sentenced to imprisonment. More >>

Sensible Sentencing Reiterates Call to Abolish Gangs

Tuesday, 19 January 2016, 5:28 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

19 January 2016 Sensible Sentencing Trust’s Manawatu spokesperson Scott Guthrie is repeating his call to abolish gangs, gang regalia and anything associated with gangs from New Zealand. More >>

Judge exposes Govt sham, wins public support

Tuesday, 19 January 2016, 10:48 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“We congratulate Judge Roberts; it appears he has found the back-bone the National Government has lost. It appears he is encouraging National to put a bit of spine back into sentencing legislation and give Judges the tools to ensure public safety ... More >>

SST Slams the Name Suppression of School

Monday, 28 December 2015, 12:38 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Sensible Sentencing Trust’s Manawatu spokesperson Scott Guthrie is slamming a Judge’s decision to grant name suppression for a school as carless & endangering to the public. More >>

Sexual Predator Bailed to Live Next Door to His Victim

Monday, 21 December 2015, 9:39 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“No bail for any offender convicted of sexual offences is a must. Offenders should have no rights because it is them who take away their victims rights ; Judges are paid to protect our society & need to step up & start doing their jobs!" More >>

Sentencing Judge Goes Soft on Sexual Predator

Saturday, 19 December 2015, 4:04 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Sensible Sentencing Trust’s Manawatu Spokesperson Scott Guthrie has labelled the sentencing of a 63 year old Hastings man as disgraceful & a total disregard of the law. More >>

Convicted rapist stands to be paid $20,000

Friday, 11 December 2015, 2:07 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

A convicted sex offender looks set to receive a near $20,000 pay day after a High Court ruling allowed the proceeds for the sale of his house to be distributed to him by the property trustees. More >>

Government slammed for departments serious ignorance!

Wednesday, 9 December 2015, 4:38 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“The time has come for questions to be asked of the government, as to just what is going on in the justice department & can it please explain to New Zealand the reasoning behind some of the ludicrous ,reckless, callous decisions that judges ... More >>

Law Society Submission Sticks Up For Child Sex Offenders

Wednesday, 9 December 2015, 10:55 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

The recent submission by the New Zealand Law Society (NZLS) on the proposed Child Protection Bill has been slammed by SST spokesman Neville Pettersson. Neville says “It’s just too much about the offender and their rights. It disregards victims’ ... More >>

Anniversary of RSA tragedy

Monday, 7 December 2015, 11:31 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

7th December 2015 14 years after one of New Zealand’s worst multiple killings by an offender on parole the Sensible Sentencing Trust is asking what has changed. More >>

Judge slammed for releasing murder accused on bail

Saturday, 5 December 2015, 9:29 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Sensible Sentencing Trust’s Manawatu Spokesperson Scott Guthrie has today lashed out at Justice Rachel Dunningham’s decision to release murder accused James Stedman Roberts on bail as callous & totally out of touch with reality. More >>

Child Porn Addict Walks Away Conviction Free!

Friday, 4 December 2015, 12:42 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“ Viewing, storing, distribution or the creation of any objectionable photos movies or the pornographic material involving children is a serious offence in New Zealand & should be dealt with by the courts in the most serious of ways” says Sensible ... More >>

Sentence For Sexual Violation Out of Touch

Saturday, 28 November 2015, 1:27 pm | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“Sexual violation, rape, unlawful sexual connection, call it what you will but it must be extinguished from society & judges need to use the full extent of the laws parliament has made available to them. “This type of behaviour is entirely ... More >>

Sentence Still Doesn’t Fit the Crime

Wednesday, 18 November 2015, 9:21 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

Once again the justice system has failed the community & the public at large says Scott Guthrie, the newly appointed Manawatu regional Spokesmand for the Sensible Sentencing Trust. More >>

SST slams release of convictrd sexual predator on bail

Monday, 16 November 2015, 9:01 am | Sensible Sentencing Trust

“Tighter bail restrictions are a must & no bail for violent & sexual offenders should be considered; Judges are paid to protect our society & need to step up & start doing their jobs!" More >>



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