Europeans are 3x more likely to be granted name suppression that Māori

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 16 Sep 2021, 6:25PM
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Europeans are 3x more likely to be granted name suppression that Māori

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 16 Sep 2021, 6:25PM

Name suppression has been brought into the spotlight this week. Europeans are 3x more likely to be granted name suppression that Māori. 

But is the because 3x more Europeans apply? 

University of Canterbury, Dean of Law Professor Ursula Cheer says unless proper empirical investigation is done, we won’t know if there is bias. 

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