12 Dec 2013

Charges against former Pike River CEO dropped

From Nine To Noon, 11:45 am on 12 December 2013

RNZ reporter Conan Young is outside a court in Christchurch where 12 charges laid against former Pike River Coal chief executive Peter Whittall in relation to the disaster at the mine have been dropped. The charges were brought by the old Department of Labour over his role in the November 2010 explosion, which killed 29 men.