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Collins and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-052
1991-052

Documentary Catching Up. Complaint that childhood reminiscences were inaccurate. Upheld: majority (fairness). Declined to determine (accuracy, privacy). No order.

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Group Opposed to Advertising of Liquor and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-053
1991-053

Rugby World Cup advertisement. Complaint that it was drawing attention to a Steinlager beer advertisement in the Sunday nespapers in breach of the liquor advertising rules. Upheld: majority (liquor). 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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Rosa and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-049
1991-049

Orthoxicol advertisement. Complaint that it lacked taste and used sex to sell an unrelated product. Not upheld (good taste and decency).

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Wardlaw and Television New Zealand - 1991-046
1991-046

Waiting for God. Complaint that there was gratuitous blasphemy. Not upheld (good taste and decency, discrimination and denigration).

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Curran and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-047
1991-047

Holmes, Foreign Correspondent. Items dealing with IRA. Not upheld (balance).

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Group Opposed to Advertising of Liquor and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-040
1991-040

Holmes. Item showed cricketers wearing clothing with liquor company logo on it. Complaint that advertisement not clearly distinguishable from other programme material. Not upheld (liquor).

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Children's Media Watch and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-041
1991-041

Defenders of the Earth. Complaint about violence in cartoon series. Not upheld (children's interests, violence).

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Group Opposed to Advertising of Liquor and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-042
1991-042

Holmes. Item reviewed rugby match in which a liquor advertising sign was shown. Complaint that the item showed partiality towards the liquor company concerned. Not upheld (balance, accuracy).

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Wellington Palestine Group and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-044
1991-044

Two items on One Network News (16 January, 6 February) and one on Holmes (4 February) dealing with incidents in the Middle East. Upheld (accuracy): item on 4 February. No order.

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Millen and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-045
1991-045

Holmes. Interview with Jacqueline Stallone, in which she strongly criticised Queen Elizabeth II, and her later refusal to give an apology when reinterviewed. Upheld (balance, fairness). Not upheld (law and order, accuracy, responsible programming). No order.

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Sims and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-038
1991-038

Frontline: "Medical Misadventure". Cases of babies medically impaired during delivery were used to illustrate the complexities involved in, and the shortcomings of, the procedures for discipline in the medical profession. Not upheld (balance).

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Thai Community and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-039
1991-039

Holmes. Item about an Auckland strip club owner. Not upheld (discrimination and denigration).

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Creighton and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-034
1991-034

Advertisements for Galaxy cheese. Complaint that inaccurate and outdated stereotypes, using sex appeal to sell product. Upheld: one advertisement (use of women's sex appeal to sell an unrelated product). Not upheld: the two other advertisements (use of women's sex appeal to sell an unrelated product). No order.

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Dewar and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-029
1991-029

One Network News. Claim that items about the Gulf War were factually inaccurate and unfair. Not upheld (balance, accuracy, fairness).

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Terry and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-031
1991-031

One Network News. Election item dealing with apparently contradictory statements on the proposed inflation target by a number of National MPs. Not upheld (balance).

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Holt and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-032
1991-032

Advertisement for Southern Cross Medical Care Society about cancer. Complaint that the advertisement was misleading. Upheld (Standard 2 of the Advertising Code of Ethics, not to mislead). No order.

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Rutherford and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-033
1991-033

Fair Go. Item about land development in Christchurch and Banks Peninsula. Upheld (balance). Not upheld (law and order, privacy). Order (broadcast of brief summary of decision).

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Group Opposed to Advertising of Liquor and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-035
1991-035

Sport on One. Guest wore clothing with liquor company logos, complaint that this was deceptive programme practice. Not upheld (responsible programming). Declined to determine (balance).

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McKay and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-028
1991-028

One Network News. Host's comment about prospective knighthood for Roger Douglas in the New Year Honours. Not upheld (good taste and decency): action taken sufficient.

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