Recommended.co.nz | Guide2.co.nz | Voxy.co.nz | Gimme.co.nz
Homepage | login or create an account

Charles Chauvel

Labour To Complain About Bennett To Privacy Commissioner

Wellington, July 28 NZPA - The Labour Party intends to lay a complaint with the privacy commissioner against Social Development Minister Paula Bennett for releasing income details of two beneficiaries.

Privacy Commissioner Says Ministers Need To Consider Act

Privacy Commissioner Says Ministers Need To Consider Act
Wellington, July 28 NZPA - Ministers and departments need to consider the Privacy Act when they release personal information, Privacy Commissioner Marie Shroff says.

Kyoto Liability Wiped Out By Trees Says Nick Smith

Kyoto Liability Wiped Out By Trees Says Nick Smith
Wellington, July 27 NZPA - Fears of a billion dollar bill under New Zealand's climate change obligations have been wiped out by a discovery that there are more trees than people thought.

40 Percent Target Too Hard Says Smith As Trees Reduce Kyoto Bill

40 Percent Target Too Hard Says Smith As Trees Reduce Kyoto Bill
Wellington, July 26 NZPA - Attempting to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent by 2020 would cause too much economic hardship, Climate Change Minister Nick Smith said today.

Weatherston Case Fans Flames Of Provocation Debate

Wellington, July 22 NZPA - The jury in the Clayton Weatherston case didn't buy into a defence of provocation, but as a legal issue it's sparking top-level debate and changes could be in store.

Weatherston Case Fans Flames Of Provocation Debate

By Chris Ormond of NZPA Wellington, July 22 NZPA - The jury in the Clayton Weatherston case didn't buy into a defence of provocation, but as a legal issue it's sparking top-level debate and changes could be in store.

Labour Challenges Power To Debate Issues Raised By Chief Justice

Labour Challenges Power To Debate Issues Raised By Chief Justice
Wellington, July 19 NZPA - The Labour Party is challenging the Government to debate the issues raised by Chief Justice Sian Elias in a controversial speech she made about the causes of crime and prison overcrowding.

Labour MPs To Introduce Bill Removing Provocation As Defence

Labour MPs To Introduce Bill Removing Provocation As Defence
Wellington, July 10 NZPA - Gay Labour MP and former lawyer Charles Chauvel is spearheading a bid to remove provocation as a defence in criminal cases. The defence is often used in court by defendants to justify violent attacks if provoked by a victim.

Genesis Says No Financial Exposure To Austral Pac Receivership

Genesis Says No Financial Exposure To Austral Pac Receivership
Wellington, July 9 NZPA - Genesis Energy says it has no financial exposure to Austral Pacific's receivership.

Oil Company Failure A Potential Concern For NZ, Says MP

Oil Company Failure A Potential Concern For NZ, Says MP
Wellington, July 9 NZPA - Labour Party energy spokesman Charles Chauvel says he's investigating whether the failure of an oil company in which Genesis Energy had a stake will financially hurt taxpayers.

Credit Card Comparison TablesCompare Credit Cards - Independent interest rate and fees comparisons for New Zealand banks.