Hone Harawira found guilty

  • Auckland

Mana Party leader Hone Harawira has been found guilty of failing to comply with a police instruction, in a decision delivered by Judge Stan Thorburn at Auckland District Court.

As a result the Tai Tokerau MP was fined $500 and ordered to pay $132 court costs.  The case stems from a protest against the removal of state houses from the east Auckland suburb of Glen Innes last year.

Here’s his reaction: