18 Jul 2019

Chief censor welcomes deletion of controversial suicide scene

From Morning Report, 8:10 am on 18 July 2019

New studies show suicide rates in the United States went up after a controversial Netflix drama on suicide was aired.

A graphic three-minute suicide scene in the series '13 Reasons Why' has now been removed but many think a lot of damage has already been done.

Kim Hill speaks to New Zealand's chief censor, David Shanks.