Legalised Iwi Checkpoints Part of He Puapua — The BFD

Hobson’s Pledge Trust Self-declared iwi “border controls” will become lawful under clause 12 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response Amendment Bill (No 2) introduced on September 21. See http://www.pco.govt.nz/covid-19-legislation/ Maori and Pasifika wardens, a nominated representative of an iwi organisation, or community patrollers, will have the legal authority to run roadblocks/checkpoints under the supervision of a constable.…

Legalised Iwi Checkpoints Part of He Puapua — The BFD