By Brittany Keogh, stuff.co.nz A violent man has been spared deportation for the sake of his family’s welfare – despite having been convicted of assaulting his wife. The 40-year-old Tongan citizen and New Zealand resident assaulted his spouse during an argument in September 2012, according to a recently-released Immigration and Protection Tribunal decision.  He pleaded guilty to male assaults female and…


There’s More To This Article


But you don’t have full access to read it. Subscribe now to unlock it and more…


See Offers
Already have an account?
Sign in