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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Why my latest case is in the public interest and an example of the petty tyranny of Prison staff

By   /  October 14, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

Justice Anne Hinton was a fearless advocate for womens’ rights in matrimonial property cases during her career as a QC, so I was surprised how hard I had to fight at the Case Management hearing this morning to persuade her my case against Corrections involved Public Interest & I should not have to pay Security […]

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – despite legal wins in Court, NZ Corrections continue harassment campaign

By   /  October 7, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  No Comments

After last Friday’s double wins for me in the Courts , it was perhaps too much to be expected the “system ” ( Corrections ) would leave me be.

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Maximum Security design faults, prison labour, Parole & death threats from prison narks

By   /  October 5, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  1 Comment

Judge Whata still hasn’t released Harris’ perjury hearing transcripts to the Police so they can conduct an investigation into further perjury allegations against Harris . With the recent death threat letter against me from Harris , it looks as though these delays could be emboldening Harris

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Could the “Taylor” Decision torpedo the “Waka-jumping”Bill?

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  Comments Off on GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Could the “Taylor” Decision torpedo the “Waka-jumping”Bill?

The Peters-inspired “waka jumping” bill could be a candidate for a Declaration of Inconsistency if enacted. The Attorney General has more than the usual amount of conflict of interest in delivering his NZBOR Review below.

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Corrections Staff walk free

By   /  September 10, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  3 Comments

The 3 guards get off

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Corrections must be held to account for death

By   /  September 3, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

Someone in Corrections should be held accountable & punished for the callous system that allowed this young man’s death in custody in May 2017 & the coverup afterward. That’s what would happen outside prison .

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – The problem with Simon Bridges

By   /  September 2, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  4 Comments

Simon Bridge’s previous job was as Criminal Prosecutor, Tauranga. He saw his job as getting as many “bad guys” as possible locked up for as long as possible. But he doesn’t know much about what motivates people to reoffend.

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Something the Justice Summit missed – why are NZs prisons becoming forced labour camps?

By   /  August 29, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  4 Comments

While prisoners should work if they want to, attaching parole to that isn’t incentivising, it’s forcing.

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SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Arthur Taylor: Time for more than building upgrades at Waikeria Prison

By   /  August 27, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  8 Comments

Arthur Taylor is TDBs Prisoner Rights Blogger currently inside prison. He was not allowed to present at the recent Justice Summit.

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Nothing will derail Justice reform like the Woke Left

By   /  August 24, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  21 Comments

Fresh from mutilating the free speech debate, martyring Don Brash and promoting crypto-fascists, the Woke Left descended upon the recent Justice Summit with all the nuance of a grenade going off in a kindergarten.

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Double Bunking Prison Rapes, my submission on prison narks and punishment for watching Lisa Owen

By   /  August 20, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

Corrections Dept negligence and the double bunking policy caused this by giving rapist & Black Power member William Katipa his opportunities . No Corrections officer has been held accountable & 50 potential further victims are not being individually notified .

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State sanctioned double bunked rape pens – is it time for a Nation wide prison riot/strike?

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Deconstructing Headlines, Martyn Bradbury, Most Recent Blogs  /  37 Comments

Welcome to your double bunked over crowded and violent prison nation NZ!  Where people leave prison more damaged than they went in. The gloriously counter-productive fruit from allowing spite & anger to infect social policy is a wondrous thing but the true horror of our State sanctioned double bunked rape pens has never been laid so bone bare than this piercing exclusive by the brilliant David Fisher…

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – new strides at Waikeria prison

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  1 Comment

I had a productive session this week with Prison Inspector Jason Eakins regarding some recent issues I raised with the Inspectorate .

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The Liberal Agenda – Send ‘jailhouse lawyer’ Arthur Taylor to Criminal Justice Summit Wellington 20-22 August

By   /  August 12, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Liberal Agenda  /  1 Comment

Arrange for inmate, advocate and successful litigator Arthur Taylor to bring his unique experience and insight to this historic Hui. We want him to attend in person, and be able to do a presentation.

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – My cell block at Waikeria

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  2 Comments

Note I am a 62 year old Low Security Inmate, so it’s illegal to keep me here, but Corrections is getting desperate as it ramps up its retaliation to my High Court “double bunking” challenge.

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GUEST BLOG: Arthur Taylor – Double Bunking leads to more crime, not less

By   /  July 31, 2018  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  1 Comment

This is from a statement given in his cell by an inmate to a lawyer, who has taken it up with prison management and Ministers . This supposedly occurred over a board game by an inmate who wasn’t taking his anti psychotic medication .

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