13 Feb 2015

The Week In Review for week ending Feb 13 2015

From The Week In Review, 6:00 pm on 13 February 2015

A review of the week's news including... the Mark Lundy retrial, NZ Post to axe four hundred posties from July, the Cricket World Cup is officially opened, predictions the synthetic cannabis industry would go underground have been confirmed, concerns that sporting supplements taken by schools' elite sports teams is becoming normalised with possible dangerous consequences, a judge blames the parents of a teenager jailed for attacking a good samaritan saying they should be in the dock too, the first of seven men sought by the FBI in its internet piracy case against Kim Dotcom is now in the US facing charges, can mindfulness improve the quality of life for people with asthma, a meteorite lights up the sky and the New Zealand writer Anthony McCarten wins best screenplay at the BAFTAs for the Stephen Hawking biopic the Theory of Everything.