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Latest Decisions

The list below contains our recently published decisions, with the latest at the top. 


Thai Community and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-039

Holmes. Item about an Auckland strip club owner. Not upheld (discrimination and denigration).

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Ngaei and Radio New Zealand Ltd - 1991-037

RNZ network news bulletins. Item about a hospital inquiry contained sickness beneficiary's allegation. Upheld (balance, fairness). Not upheld (accuracy). No order.

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Creighton and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-034

Advertisements for Galaxy cheese. Complaint that inaccurate and outdated stereotypes, using sex appeal to sell product. Upheld: one advertisement (use of women's sex appeal to sell an unrelated product). Not upheld: the two other advertisements (use of women's sex appeal to sell an unrelated product). No order.

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Terry and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-031

One Network News. Election item dealing with apparently contradictory statements on the proposed inflation target by a number of National MPs. Not upheld (balance).

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Holt and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-032

Advertisement for Southern Cross Medical Care Society about cancer. Complaint that the advertisement was misleading. Upheld (Standard 2 of the Advertising Code of Ethics, not to mislead). No order.

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