Update: Serious Crash, Christchurch Southern Motorway - Canterbury
The southbound lane remains closed following the serious
crash between a pedestrian and a truck around
Southbound traffic is being diverted to
Barrington St via Jerrold St South.
lane is expected to remain closed for a number of
The northbound lane is
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Whenever a political scandal breaks, party leaders have two basic options. They can confess to being in boots and all, and try to brazen it out : nothing to see here, move on. This tended to be the John Key approach. Very hard to pull that off in this case, given that it involved violating the privacy of sick New Zealanders for party political gain.
The other option is to claim innocence of this terrible, no good, highly regrettable “error of judgement” and apologise profusely for the sins of others, while absolving your own good self of any responsibility. This has been Todd Muller’s chosen path.... More>>