23 Aug 2012

Top Stories for Thursday 23 August 2012

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 23 August 2012

The Northland teacher who's pleaded guilty to sexual abuse was investigated by three government agencies years before his arrest. A former top Hungarian soldier responds to New Zealand criticism that his soldiers aren't doing enough in Afghanistan and petrol prices have rocketed to a record high and economists say that's unlikely to ease.