How confusion over hate speech law prompted rethink

Hate speech laws were supposed to be ready by now but, after confusion and “strong feedback”, the Government is giving it a rethink.

In June last year, Justice Minister Kris Faafoi launched a discussion document outlining the Government’s plan to create new hate speech laws in response to the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the 2019 Christchurch terror attack. Read more

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