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Quote of the Week: Being busy doesn’t count

Quote of the Week: Being busy doesn’t count

“When you are languishing in the cells at the prison, you might find you are not very busy.”

January 6, 2014 | By More
Baby punched during domestic assault on mother

Baby punched during domestic assault on mother

A man accidentally punched his infant son in the head – leading to a hospital admission for observation – while assaulting his partner.

January 6, 2014 | By More
Fishery case should not set a precedent, says judge

Fishery case should not set a precedent, says judge

A keen Marlborough Sounds fisherman has been let off a charge of unlawfully transporting filleted blue cod through a protected area, but the judge says the case should not set a precedent.

December 21, 2013 | By More
Two guilty verdicts in Milner murder trial

Two guilty verdicts in Milner murder trial

A High Court jury has convicted Helen Elizabeth Milner of murder and attempted murder, four-and-a-half years after the death of her husband.

December 19, 2013 | By More
Home detention for ‘sleazy’ police officer

Home detention for ‘sleazy’ police officer

A victim of corrupt police officer Gordon Stanley Meyer’s sexual behaviour says she felt “trapped, scared, humiliated, embarrassed and betrayed”.

December 19, 2013 | By More
Group raided Bishopdale homes

Group raided Bishopdale homes

The leader of a group that planned and carried out house burglaries in Bishopdale has admitted seven charges.

December 18, 2013 | By More
Staff member admits thefts from charitable trust

Staff member admits thefts from charitable trust

A 42-year-old woman has admitted arranging extra payments of her salary to her account, and using a credit card belonging to Fertility New Zealand Ltd for her own purchases.

December 18, 2013 | By More
Jury to continue overnight in Helen Milner trial

Jury to continue overnight in Helen Milner trial

The jury will continue its deliberations on Thursday morning in the trial of Helen Elizabeth Milner, accused of murdering her husband.

December 18, 2013 | By More
Stolen car dealer to pay full reparations

Stolen car dealer to pay full reparations

Scrap metal yard boss Dean Raymond Crosbie has apologised to the car owners he harmed and has agreed to pay them for their losses totalling $57,034.

December 17, 2013 | By More
Crown points to contrasting texts on night of death

Crown points to contrasting texts on night of death

Evidence of two contrasting text messages did not support Philip James Nisbet being suicidal at the time of his death, the Crown said in its closing address to the jury on day 12 of the trial of the man’s wife on a charge of murder.

December 17, 2013 | By More

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