by Family Court, report says
Whānau Māori are being “torn apart” in a broken Fmily Court system, a new report says.
The report, published on Monday, gives voice to whānau Māori who have been through care and protection proceedings in the Family Court.
Te Taniwha I Te Ao Ture-a-Whānau report calls for changes that would centre tikanga and Te Tiriti.
Researchers interviewed 36 participants from whānau Maori across Aotearoa, spread across every Family Court region.