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Are e-scooters operating illegally?

Friday, 30 November 2018, 9:29 am | Lynley Hood

The New Zealand Transport Agency appears to have blundered in allowing e-scooters to operate, says pedestrian advocate Dr Lynley Hood. More >>

Ministry Of Transport Pedestrian Blind Spot Costs Lives

Monday, 2 January 2017, 2:47 pm | Lynley Hood

According to Ministry of Transport statistics, between 2006 and 2015 almost four times as many pedestrians (348) as cyclists (90) were killed on New Zealand roads. More >>

Parable: The Pied Piper of Google

Wednesday, 2 September 2009, 12:30 pm | Lynley Hood

One day mercenaries came to our village, and to all the villages on our island, and stole our children. The big children labouring in the fields, the little children learning to walk, the sick children staring into space, the happy children playing ... More >>

Google Steals Taonga, Rips Off Law Commissioners

Tuesday, 18 August 2009, 11:11 am | Lynley Hood

For hundreds of New Zealand authors the alarming truth is just beginning to sink in: Google has stolen our intellectual property (and in doing so has stolen our most valuable possession and our livelihood). More >>

Author Slams Media Beat-Up

Thursday, 19 February 2009, 1:57 pm | Lynley Hood

“The media’s latest attempt to demonise Minnie Dean ‘the Winton baby farmer’ through association with sex offender Peter Jordan (Stuff, 19 February), is a shallow and ill-considered beat-up,” author Lynley Hood said today. More >>

Former Nat MPs call for Commission of Inquiry

Monday, 15 December 2008, 9:51 am | Lynley Hood

Dear Minister Congratulations on your appointment to the role of Minister of Justice. We are confident that you will undertake this challenging role with the competence and acumen you demonstrated while in Opposition. More >>

Author Slams Shabby Journalism

Friday, 23 June 2006, 2:59 pm | Lynley Hood

Award-winning author Lynley Hood today slammed “shabby” media coverage of the controversial rape convictions of Cambodian-based New Zealander Graham Cleghorn. More >>

Howard Broad

Wednesday, 5 April 2006, 12:30 am | Lynley Hood

On Thurs 1 October 1992, Detective Inspector Howard Broad of Christchurch announced to a packed press conference that four women child care workers had been arrested in the Christchurch Civic Creche case [Press, 2 Oct 92]. He named the women and described ... More >>




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