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New Zealand man caught with prescription drugs in Bali may be released

An intellectually disabled Kiwi man who was stopped in Bali with a huge stash of medications is expected to be released tonight. Thomas Michael Daly, 38, a furniture removal worker from Whangarei, has the intellectual ability of a 10-year-old child. Indonesian Customs officers found 5000 prescription medicine tablets during routine luggage X-rays last Friday when…

New Zealander arrested in Bali after being found with 5000 prescription drugs pills

An intellectually-disabled New Zealander’s dream adventure abroad has been turned upside-down after he was arrested at Bali’s international airport with a whopping 4950 prescription pills.Balinese authorities said the almost three kilogram medication haul is the biggest seizure in the island’s history.As required under Indonesian law, Thomas Michael Daly has a doctor’s certificate for the 14…

Chaos at the Denpasar airport: thousands of Australian tourists are left stranded because of a computer glitch

Thousands of holidaymakers have been left stranded in Bali after a glitch with the immigration computers at Denpasar Airport. The system crashed on Friday about 12pm, causing hours of delays for travellers venturing in and out of the holiday hotspot. Frustrated tourists took to Twitter to complain about the ordeal, claiming they had been waiting for hours without…