Pete McKenzie


Pete McKenzie is a Wellington-based journalist focused on politics, foreign affairs, and legal issues.

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Kiribati’s Disorder in the Court Kiribati’s Disorder in the Court

The Pacific island nation's attempted deportation of an Australian-born judge shows how the decolonizing world’s reliance on foreign-born judges threatens nascent democracies.

Nov 15, 2022 / Pete McKenzie