A rangatahi (youth) court is held in the meeting house at Hoani Waititi marae, West Auckland, in September 2010. The offender stands facing Judge Heemi Taumaunu, marae elders and other members of their own community. Judge Taumaunu says that through this process he has seen 'a change in the lives of certain young people I thought were destined to go to jail'.
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