Publications

Publications from the District Court of New Zealand including speeches and information about Court initiatives.

  • Sexual Violence Court Pilot Evaluation Report

     Download pdf (1.36 Mb)   Acknowledgements This report was written by Sue Allison and Tania Boyer from Gravitas Research and Strategy Limited. The quantitative data analysis has been...

  • Sexual Violence Pilot Court

    Sexual Violence Pilot Court: Guidelines and Designated OffencesThe District Court is running a Sexual Violence Pilot Court in Auckland and Whangarei. The pilot covers all serious...

  • Ensuring technology serves the interests of justice

    The Chief District Court Judge, Judge Jan-Marie Doogue, looks at the growing trend toward remote participation in the courts and explores what may be at...

  • Testing resolve in testing times

    By Chief District Court Judge Jan-Marie DoogueIn the February 2018 issue of LawTalk, Chief District Court Judge Jan-Marie Doogue discusses challenges facing the District Court...

  • 22nd Annual New Zealand Law Foundation Ethel Benjamin Commemorative Address

    Generations of Disadvantage: A View from the District Court BenchJudge Jan-Marie Doogue, Chief District Court Judge for New Zealand* Dunedin, 15 October 2018Download pdf (405 KB) IntroductionE ngā mana,...

  • Diversity central to public confidence in the court

    By Chief District Court Judge Jan-Marie DoogueIn the December 2018 issue of LawTalk, Chief District Court Judge Jan-Marie Doogue explains, improving diversity among judges is vital...

  • Trial of Young Adult List Proposal

    Download PDF: (384 KB) PROPOSAL FOR A TRIAL OF YOUTH ADULT1 LIST IN PORIRUA DISTRICT COURT CHIEF DISTRICT COURT JUDGE FOR NEW ZEALAND TE KAIWHAKAWĀ MATUA O...