New Otago University research on Māori perceptions of the criminal justice system echoes Awatea Mita's story.
"The Proctor understood that the reason copies of this week's issue had been removed from public places, was that the cover was objectionable to many people," a university spokesperson said.
Corrections says increasingly violent prisoners are to blame, and that the confinements are lawful, but a think tank says it causes psychological harm.
The CAA director was mistaken in saying Wellington Airport's runway safety areas could remain as short as legally possible, even if the runway is extended.
The local council says evidence suggested "natural death from a mass shoal stranding in the estuary".