Dock their benefits? Hell no! Lock the scumbags up!

Mark Mitchell is a good bastard and this is a good bill.

But watch the left-wing prove that not only are they criminal-friendly but they are the party of bludgers. With this bill they can get a twofer in proof…criminals and bludgers.

Offenders who don’t carry out community sentences could have their benefit stopped under a Bill that’s going to be debated by Parliament.

It’s a member’s Bill drafted by National’s Mark Mitchell, so it’s likely to get Government support.

Under the Bill, the Department of Corrections would be able to issue warnings with the consequence of withholding benefit payments. 

That would happen before offenders were prosecuted for failing to comply.

“By offering an alternative management tool to the department, this Bill also serves the purpose of not subjecting offenders to the stigma that would arise from further criminal prosecution,” the Bill says.

Forget about withholding benefits, lock them up in prison if they can’t be bothered turning up for PD.

Of course Peter Dunne could always grandstand and pontificate over the “rights” of criminal bludgers”.

He is probably feeling a bit left out with Kelvin Davis hogging all the limelight.

 – 3News

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As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story. When he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet. Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet and, as a result, he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist who takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

Love him or loathe him, you can’t ignore him.

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