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Scoop.co.nz
Minister congratulates prison on Gate to Plate eventcongratulates prison on Gate to Plate eventAround 240 people have dined on meal
Minister congratulates prison on Gate to Plate event
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
congratulates prison on Gate to Plate eventAround 240 people have dined on meals prepared and served by prisoners at Rimutaka Prison as part of the Prison Gate to Plate dining experience, says Corrections Minister Judith Collins.This is the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Community right to give paedophile the boot, mayor saysnot hysteria," he said. Mr Wallace will meet with Corrections later this week
Community right to give paedophile the boot, mayor says
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
not hysteria," he said. Mr Wallace will meet with Corrections later this week to ask that the man be housed permanently at Rimutaka Prison. Maungaraki resident Cushla O'Neil, who has been campaigning on the issue, said they're still taking their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'It's a real buzz' - Prisoner learns to read with Harry PotterA prisoner serving a life sentence at Rimutaka Prison is halfway through the fi
'It's a real buzz' - Prisoner learns to read with Harry Potter
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
A prisoner serving a life sentence at Rimutaka Prison is halfway through the fifth book in the Harry Potter series. It is quite the achievement, the 45-year-old says. Three months ago, he couldn't read or write a word. "It's a real buzz," he told... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Deputy PM presents certificates to prisonersBill English today presented certificates of achievement to eight graduates of
Deputy PM presents certificates to prisoners
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 days ago
Bill English today presented certificates of achievement to eight graduates of the Howard League’s Literacy Programme at Rimutaka Prison.“Being able to read increases the chances of inmates turning their lives around when they leave prison and... Read more

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