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Sharp and Leonard-Taylor and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-096, 1993-097
1993-096–097

Sex. Second series, episodes 4 & 5. Complaint that various items in these two programmes were offensive. Upheld: majority (good taste and decency). Not upheld (discrimination and denigration). No order.

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McElroy and Pryor and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-098, 1993-099
1993-098–099

Sex. Second series, episode 7. Explicit shots of female genitals. Upheld: majority (good taste and decency). Not upheld (discrimination and denigration). No order.

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Minister of Women's Affairs (Hon Jenny Shipley) and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-100
1993-100

One Network News, Holmes. Items on fugitives from the law. Upheld (Holmes, good taste and decency). Upheld: majority (One Network News, good taste and decency). Not upheld (law and order). No order.

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Clyne and TV3 Network Services Ltd - 1993-094
1993-094

20/20: "Dream Girls", item and promo. Broadcast of a shocking image during the promo insufficiently related to the item which discussed impact of "adult" magazines on a group of students in the USA. Upheld: majority (good taste and decency, promo). Not upheld (discrimination and denigration, item and promo). No order.

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Sharp and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-084
1993-084

Sex. Episode 3, 2nd series. Faking an orgasm and segment on Tantric sex. Upheld (good taste and decency). Not upheld (discrimination and denigration). No order.

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Miller and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-078
1993-078

Hard to Kill. Film contained many violent scenes. Upheld (good taste and decency, violence). No order.

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Sharp and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-075
1993-075

Sex. Second episode in 2nd series included item on stripping. Upheld (good taste and decency). Not upheld: majority (discrimination and denigration).

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Pownall and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-051
1993-051

Casualties of War. Film about Vietnam war. Upheld (good taste and decency). No order.

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Sharp and 6 Others and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1993-010–024
1993-010–024

Sex, Sex by Request. Ten-episode series and follow-up composite programme. Upheld: majority (good taste and decency, 2 items in Sex by Request). Not upheld (good taste and decency, items in Sex), Not upheld in Sex or Sex by Request (balance, accuracy, discrimination and denigration, responsible programming). No order.

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Atkinson and TV3 Network Services Ltd - 1992-084
1992-084

Rowan Atkinson on Location: "No One Called Jones". Sketch involved reading a school attendance role where the pupils' names were either a sexual term or a reference to sexual behaviour. Upheld: majority (good taste and decency). No order.

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Creevey and Independent Broadcasting Company (1990) Ltd - 1992-052
1992-052

91FM Auckland, contest "Guess the Personality". Sound of someone urinating. Upheld (good taste and decency). No order.

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Whyte and 5 Others and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1992-046–051
1992-046–051

One Network News, Holmes, Tonight: extracts from the film "Sacred Sex". Various complaints about the content of the extracts and when they were broadcast. Upheld (responsible programming, children's interests). Upheld (good taste and decency): action taken insufficient. Not upheld (balance, fairness, violence). Order (broadcast of summary of decision).

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Sharp and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1992-025
1992-025

Love and Hate. Two-part Canadian mini-series based on true story of a man convicted of murdering his wife. Upheld (good taste and decency, violence). No order.

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Cowan and TV3 Network Services Ltd - 1992-001
1992-001

Nightline: "69 Positions in 60 Seconds". Broadcast of sexual content. Upheld (good taste and decency). No order.

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Lyons and XS Radio Ltd - 1992-003
1992-003

Radio 2XS talkback. Discussion of alternatives to condoms. Upheld (good taste and decency). No order.

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Young and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-054
1991-054

Funny Business: "Ron the Devil". Complaint that sketch was offensive. Upheld: majority (good taste and decency). Not upheld (discrimination and denigration). No order.

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Costello and Pirate 99FM - 1991-043
1991-043

Obscene joke about women in station's final hour. Upheld (good taste and decency). No order.

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Burt and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-023
1991-023

Trailer for movie Porky's II. Trailer for AO movie in PGR time. Upheld (good taste and decency). No order.

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Nga Kaiwhakapumau I Te Reo (Inc) and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-020
1991-020

Telecom advertisment "I've been everywhere", L V Martin advertisment. Mispronunciation of Maori place names. Upheld (good taste and decency): Telecom advertisment. Not upheld: majority (good taste and decency): LV Martin advertisment. No order.

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Wood and Radio New Zealand Ltd - 1990-012
1990-012

1ZB openline talkback. Host's comments critical of the legislation empowering bailiffs to enter premises and seize property. Upheld (good taste and decency): one comment. No order.

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