Today four million Kiwis start losing their grip on MRP
Today four million Kiwis start losing their grip on
As of today all New Zealanders are the rightful
owners of Mighty River Power, but National wants to take
those rights away from more than four million of them, says
Labour’s SOEs spokesperson Clayton Cosgrove.
“State assets are owned by all 4,461,311 New
Zealanders. National wants to take Mighty River Power from
our hands and give it to the few who can afford to buy
shares, plus several thousand Australians and foreigners.
“New Zealanders don’t want Mighty River Power sold,
they want to keep it in their hands. They must have their
voice heard in the
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"Unlawful, Unjustified And Unreasonable": Report Into Urewera Raids Finds Police Acted Unlawfully
Independent Police Conduct Authority Chair Judge Sir David Carruthers said today that the decision by the then Commissioner of Police to undertake the operation in Ruatoki Valley and elsewhere on 15 October 2007 was reasonable and justified.
“However, the road blocks established by Police at Ruatoki and Taneatua were unlawful, unjustified and unreasonable... Police had no legal basis for stopping and searching vehicles or photographing drivers or passengers,” he said...
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