25 Aug 2009

Top stories for Tuesday 25 August 2009

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 25 August 2009

The Maori party rejects token Maori representation on the Auckland supercity council. Police say they probably don't need to change the way they use the smacking law. Obama sets up elite unit for terror interrogations. Filipina mother hopes for immigration health waiver. Kelston boys appeal rugby ''miscarriage of justice''.