CIB CUTS: Some burglaries and other crimes in Wellington will not be investigated if the number of police is slashed as
could happen in the reallocation next year.
VIPS:Bill Clinton and Jiang Zemin charmed ordinary Kiwis during sight-seeing today. Bill Clinton and Burton Shipley
teamed up for golf and won.
DIOXIN: Dioxins linked to cancer and foetal abnormalities are pouring out of a Miramar medical waste incinerator at
levels well above accepted international levels. But the incinerator will not be shut down.
TRADE TALKS: Trade was the number one topic when Jenny Shipley met with South Korean President Kim Dae-jung today. Both
leaders are keen to expand trade and tourism between the two countries.
WATSON: The Crown has asked Judge Heron to automatically extend Scott Watson’s 10 year non parole period.
HAWKESBY BACK: Dumped news reader John Hawkesby returns to broadcasting next month, promoting Auckland on Prime TV.
CHINA BITES BACK: China’s top foreign affairs spokesperson has criticised pro-Tibetan protestors for being culturally
ignorant and irresponsible.
RESTORATIVE JUSTICE: A senior District Court judge wants all courts to adopt a youth court principle that allows for
victims and offenders to meet.