31 Aug 2012

Checkpoint Top Stories for Friday 31 August 2012

From Checkpoint, 5:00 pm on 31 August 2012

Long jail terms for greedy businessmen, Reaction to Capital and Merchant sentencing, IPCA finds fault with fatal police pursuit, Mitt Romey accepts the Republican Presidential nomination, Immigration yet to decide fate of dying South African over-stayer, Tourism operators say full Tongariro Alpine Crossing reopening crucial for summer.