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Latest Decisions

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


McAllister and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1990-005

One Network News. Complaint about camera crew's presence filming after a funeral. Not upheld (privacy).

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Hamilton and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1990-004

Sons and Daughters. Complaint that scenes of violence not suitable for children's viewing. Upheld (children's interests). No order.

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Ritchie and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1990-003

Advertisement for Blue Bird lite poatato chips. Complaint that women's sexual appeal used to sell unrelated product. Upheld (discrimination and denigration). No order.

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Turner and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1990-001

Advertisement for Lion Red rugby league series. Complaint it breached liquor advertising rules. Not upheld (liquor).

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Bartlett and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1990-002

The Nightworkers. Documentary showed strip clubs and gay bars in a section of Vivian Street, as well as prostitutes, transvestites, transsexuals, and members of the New Zealand Police Vice Squad, all of whom worked in the area at night. Not upheld (good taste and decency).

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