"Sue, we've got our first plea for special dispensation from the Child Smacking Ban." "Oh dear...There's always someone wanting to bend the rules - who's trying it on this time?" "Paul Holmes!" 21 June, 2007
Reference Number: DCDL-0003508
An adviser arrives at the desk of Sue Bradford, Green MP, and tells her that they have got their first request for special dispensation from the Child Smacking Ban. Sue Bradford expresses disappointment that already someone wants to bend the rules but she is told it is Paul Holmes, TV broadcaster and celebrity. Refers to the fact that Paul Holmes' adopted daughter, Millie Elder, who was arrested on drugs and theft charges in 2007.
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to New Zealand. Crimes (Substituted Section 59) Amendment Act 2007, Millie Holmes, Sue Bradford, Paul Holmes, Youth - Drug use, Celebrities and Discipline of children.
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)
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