|Parole for $33 million mortgage fraudster after one year in jail|
An Auckland man involved in a $33 million mortgage fraud has been released on parole after spending just over a year in jail.Simon Lawrence Turnbull, in his mid-40s, last year admitted his role in a mortgage fraud where false loan...
© 2017 NZ Herald 3:45pm Metiria Turei bows out
Metiria Turei has bowed out of politics after 15 years, saying she does not regret telling her benefit fraud story.
© 2017 RadioNZ 7:15am Popular Indian guru arrested over alleged rape of law student
Falahari Maharaj is accused of raping a 21-year-old law student at his ashram in Rajasthan state.
© 2017 BBCWorld 5:45am Police Ten7: Show solves crimes 15 years on
Police Ten7 host says viewers are still playing a crucial role in cracking cases. A man who caused a crash that killed a mother on her way to a wedding was among at least 582 alleged offenders who have been arrested thanks to Police...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:35am Serious Fraud Office's Zespri investigation facing tough decision: former boss
The Serious Fraud Office needs to face the possibility of making a "tough decision" on a Zespri investigation which began a "lifetime" ago, the watchdog's former boss says.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 5:35am National Portrait: Sonja Cooper, human rights lawyer
There's nothing swanky about Sonja Cooper's law offices. No frosted glass and mahogany boardrooms. The meeting room desk clock is labelled "Cooper Legal", presumably in case a client should decide to pocket it.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz Sat 5:45am A better way to fix miscarriages of justice
OPINION: There's a moment in Sir Peter Jackson's 2012 documentary, West of Memphis, where singer Eddie Vedder shakes his head, with forlorn hopelessness in his eyes.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz Sat 5:45am Teenagers arrested after alleged Napier supermarket robbery
Two 16-year-olds allegedly left a customer badly shaken, but physically unhurt, in a Napier supermarket robbery on Friday.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz Fri 11:55pm