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ENG: Metiria Leanne Agnes Stanton Turei (born 1970) is a New Zealand member of Parliament and the female co-leader of the Green Party alongside Russel Norman. As of 2011 she is the Green Party spokesperson on Social Equity, Electoral Reform, Māori and Treaty Issues, Housing and Children. Political career Metiria was a founding member of the Random Trollops performance art troupe. She was a candidate for the McGillicuddy Serious Party in the 1993 election and for the Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party in the 1996 election. She joined the Green Party in 2002 and was elected as co-leader at the Green Party AGM on 30 May 2009. She has one daughter, and a partner; Warwick Stanton. In the 2002 general election, the Green Party received 7.00% of the vote, which allowed them 9 seats in ...
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Turei calls for last charges to be dropped

Greens co-leader Metiria Turei says it's time to drop the charges against the remaining members of the Urewera 18. The High Court this week dismissed charges against 13 of the defendants when the prosecution said it would not present evidence on firearms charges arising from alleged military style training camps in 2007. Ms Turei says keeping charges alive against four defendants including Tuhoe activist Tame Iti looks like a desperate attempt by the Crown and police to save face for what she says is a disgraceful prosecution. ... 15th September, 2011 Read full article: ...

Metiria Turei: Save Treasured Places for Earth Day

Photo: Paparoa National Park by Craig Potton Today is the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day; a chance to reflect on our unique environment, the pressures facing it, and what we need to do to restore and protect it. It is ironic that in recent weeks we have endured an all-out attack on the environment by John Key’s National Government, the likes of which we have not seen for some time. First the Government announced plans to remove 7000ha of our most precious conservation lands from Schedule 4 to allow mining. Next, the Government sacked Environment Canterbury and appointed ...

Metiria Turei angered over abuse comments

Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei says demands for Maori to front up with money to help pay for child abuse support services are a form of institutional racism. Turei said Maori leaders are no more responsible for child abuse than Pakeha leaders and Social Development Minister Paula Bennett's call for Maori leaders to take responsibility will do nothing to help the cause of at risk children. "Laying blame at the feet of Maori leaders demonstrates that the Key government doesn't have a meaningful plan for dealing with our some of our most vulnerable children," said Metiria Turei. "Paula ...

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Ponytail tugging 'totally unbecoming of the PM' - Andrew Little - TVNZ
Ponytail tugging 'totally unbecoming of the PM' - Andrew LittleTVNZThe Prime Minister's penchant for ponytail tugging has drawn fierce criticism today as he comfortably sits on a plane en route to Gallipoli. Leaders of both the Labour Party and Green Party have weighed in, both calling John Key's actions "weird". News ...
Key may have real trouble shrugging off this fiasco - Otago Daily Times
Otago Daily TimesKey may have real trouble shrugging off this fiascoOtago Daily TimesEven Greens co-leader Metiria Turei - one of Mr Key's severest critics and someone who makes a point of coating her questions to him in Parliament in a deep layers of sarcasm - held back from insisting he step aside. Both she and Winston Peters ...and more »
John Key should be judged by his own 'high' standards - Scoop.co.nz (press release)
John Key should be judged by his own 'high' standardsScoop.co.nz (press release)The Prime Minister of New Zealand should be held to a higher standard than either of them, the problem is he's only answerable to himself,” Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei. “The National caucus should consider the criteria John Key set for dealing ...and more »
Ponytail-pull could land NZ PM in court - LocalNews8.com
LocalNews8.comPonytail-pull could land NZ PM in courtLocalNews8.comPoliticians and public figures also rounded on Key, with Green MP Metiria Turei saying that the prime minister should be held to the same standards of behavior as the rest of the electorate. "A lot of New Zealanders know what it's like to feel as if ...New Zealand Prime Minister John Key sorry for ponytail pullThe Australian (blog)all 565 news articles »

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