Migrants Tales – Lau’s Tale

Continuing in our series of Migrant Tales, first hand accounts of the migrant experience of New Zealand. Today’s tale was sent in by Lau, a migrant who has lived in New Zealand for five years. He writes about becoming the victim of assault crime in New Zealand and overly lenient treatment of violent offenders by…

Japanese Student Attacked In Christcurch – Court Hearing

Back in April we wrote about the Japanese student who was attacked in Christchurch “…The assault, which took place on Lincoln Road late Sunday night, was perpetrated by two people who made allegedly racist remarks to the young woman. They then tried to set their two dogs on her. Fortunately a passer-by came to her…

Japanese Student Attacked In Christchurch

A female Japanese student has been subjected to a shocking attack in  in Christchurch over the easter weekend. The assault, which took place on Lincoln Road late Sunday night, was perpetrated by two people who made allegedly racist remarks to the young woman. They then tried to set their two dogs on her. Fortunately a…