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These censors created a whole new classification for '13 Reasons Why'

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It’s difficult to think of a recent TV series that has prompted as fervent a discussion of mental health and suicide as much as Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why.

The show’s been taken to task for its graphic and detailed depiction of suicide, and labelled as “dangerous content” by Australian mental health organisation Headspace.

Now, New Zealand’s Classification Office has decided to give 13 Reasons Why a new, unique rating: RP18. That limits the series to viewers over the age of 18, unless supervised by a parent or guardian.  Read more…

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