One stage of a racist game – notes on Pakeha sentencing practices

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Description

This report looks at facts that raise the issues of racism to a position of primary importance in consideration of any aspect of the judicial system.

Table of contents

Introduction to the main issue; The whole picture; This is not new; The components: 1. The laws; 2. Policies; 3. Courts; Weeks jail for housing protest; 4. The experts; 5. The advisers; 6. The sentences; The case of Mira K. 

Artifacts

pdfOne-stage-of-a-racist-game-notes-on-pakeha-sentencing-practices-1981.pdf

Primary author: Auckland Committee on Racism and Discrimination

Author biography: Pākehā

Publisher: Auckland Committee on Racism and Discrimination

Publication format: Report

Publication date: 1981

Publication place: Auckland

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: APOR-2

Content type: Report

Culture related topics: Racism

Historical period: 20th