27 Feb 2013

Top Stories for Wednesday 27 February 2013

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 27 February 2013

Christchurch council refuses to consider asset sales; Mayors warn their towns could be crippled by quake rules; Building Minister says mayors are 'scaremongering'; Tuhoe activist Tame Iti being released on parole; Urs Signer comments on the release of Tame Iti; PM concedes Hollywood pressure led to law change; Minimum wage workers uninspired by pay increase; International markets fall after Italy election deadlock; and Raw milk gouda takes out cheese award.