27 Nov 2019

National Party's law and order plan dismissed as from 18th century

From Morning Report, 6:43 am on 27 November 2019

National's proposals to crack down on criminals are being dismissed as a leap back to 18th century ideas of punishment.

Critics say at risk groups will be further marginalised but advocates for victims are backing the proposals.

Political reporter Yvette McCullough has more.