The Panel with Brian Edwards and Michelle Boag (Part 1)
Topics - The report by the Canadian Judge on the David Bain compensation claim recommends that Mr Bain be paid compensation. The Justice Minister Judith Collins has released the report, and a peer review report she ordered on it. The Chairwoman of Environment Southland, Ali Timms, has taken six weeks paid leave, effective immediately. The Southland Times reports Ms Timms applied for the leave after she was exposed as having made a hoax phone call to talkback television.