Latest news: Wednesday, 20 August

Slater’s ‘feral’ post still resonates with victim’s family – 3 News

Key welcomes inquiry into Whaleoil release – One News

Dirty Politics: John Key faces pressure – 3 News

From smiling assassin to grumpy butcher – on giving Judith Collins a last last last chance – The Daily Blog

Dirty Politics: Investigation into Slater’s OIA request – 3 News

Hacker dump: SIS claims to be probed – NZ Herald

PM’s leadership ‘imploding’ says Peters –

SIS handover to Slater probed –

Hacker releases more of Slater’s emails – NZ Herald

Prime Minister takes pot shot at Greens – NZ Herald

No laws broken over website hacks: Key –

Whaledump releases more Slater emails –

Brian Rudman: It’s only dirty politics when someone else does it – NZ Herald

Nat’s campaign launch could be threatened – Yahoo News NZ


No excuse for senior minister to release details of civil servant details to blogger – RadioLive

Fallout shadows health of economy – Nelson Mail

PR body to decide on Dirty Politics ethics – NZ Herald

Judith Collins looking isolated –

National’s campaign not harmed: English – Radio NZ

John Armstrong: Key’s switch a necessary part of regaining control – NZ Herald


Editorial: Rats and niceties – The Southland Times

Farrar makes changes to Kiwiblog after Dirty Politics – 3 News

Today in politics: Wednesday, August 20 –

Dirty politics and the polls –

Dirty politics vs accountability – you can’t be smeared with the truth – The Standard


PM steadfast over Dirty Politics book – Newstalk ZB

So who’s a conspiracy theorist now? – The Daily Blog

Collins electorate says faith is shaken after Hager book – Radio NZ