Oct 11

Tribunal dismisses Tattoo coverup case

Posted by admin

A claim of discrimination made by a woman whose employers asked her to cover a tattoo has been dismissed by the Human Rights Review Tribunal. In May last year Claire Haupini, 32, who worked as a casual worker for the Spit Roast Catering Company in Auckland, was asked to cover up the tattoo…

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Jul 4

Woman to sue Corrections over employment refusal because husband was an inmate

Posted by Dave Griffith

Lydia Butcher is to sue the corrections Department for refusing to employ her as a prison guard in the prison where her husband was on remand. Mrs Butcher wanted to work at the Northland Region Corrections Facility, a prison at Ngawha Springs near Kaikohe. Her husband, Carl Butcher, was sent there on remand…

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