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A New Zealand lawyer has been struck from the Roll of Barristers and Solicitors after flouting an undertaking and using held funds for personal gain
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An Auckland lawyer has been struck from the Roll of Barristers and Solicitors after being convicted of use and possession of drugs including methamphetamine
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Two lawyers have been suspended from legal practice this week by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal due to misconduct