Case Note 18148 [1997] NZPrivCmr 15 – Prisoner complains his identity was disclosed in TV documentary

A prison inmate made a complaint against the Department of Corrections and a television company. The Department allowed a television broadcaster to film a documentary inside a prison. It had told the inmates that they would not be identifiable in the final version of the film. The inmate alleged that he was identifiable when the documentary went to air.

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