72-year-old Menzies Hallett took the stand at the High Court at Rotorua accused of murdering Rodney Tahu in Tūrangi 34 years ago.
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Hallett pleads not guilty to murder
In the Rotorua High Court today, Menzies Reginald John Hallett pleaded not guilty to a charge of murdering Rodney Tahu in Turangi 30 years ago.
Police have suspect in Taiaroa case
Police say they have a main suspect in relation to the murder of road worker George Taiaroa in Atiamuri last month.
Spotlight on two Ngāti Awa business leaders
The spotlight is on two members of Ngāti Awa Group Holdings Ltd (NAGHL), chairman Wira Gardiner who signed off funding to a business owned by another NAGHL member, Graham Pryor, which Ngāti Awa's audit committee has described as a "serious breach".
Facebook helps nab offender
Police are thanking Facebook for tipping them off about a youth who committed a vicious assault on a 65-year-old.
Māori doctor in US asked to visit Boston's hospitals
Māori doctor Shane Reti has been asked to visit Boston's hospitals in case NZers are amongst those injured in the recent bombing at the Boston Marathon.
Bombs explode at Boston Marathon finish line
45 New Zealanders are reported to have been entered in the Boston Marathon which ended in tragedy this morning after two explosions.
James Parker referred to High Court
The Kaitaia District Court has referred James Parker to the High Court for sentencing after he pleaded guilty to committing a further 25 sex-related offences against children, today.
Government spying under spotlight
There has been outrage here after it was revealed that the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) may have illegally spied on people.
Native Affairs- Illegal Tender
It's the world's most widely used illicit drug and New Zealanders are amongst the highest users in the world.