Latest news: Friday, 22 August

The attacks on Nicky Hager and their flaws – Scoop

PM willing to go under oath over documents – Radio NZ

Key denies video was a contradiction – NZ Herald

Key’s ‘position correct’ on SIS briefing –

Timeline on ‘Dirty Politics’ SIS briefings – Newstalk ZB

Duncan Garner: How big will National go on Sunday? – RadioLive

National MP contemplates legal action against Nicky Hager – Newstalk ZB

More questions over Key’s SIS briefings – Newstalk ZB

Key must come clean over SIS – Green Party press release


PM stands by spy statement after video raises questions – One News

Coalition for Better Broadcasting, Dirty Politics and Dirty Media – The Daily Blog

PM stands by statement on SIS issue – Radio NZ


Vacancies close Friday – The Dimpost

Lesson No 4: Don’t hug a corpse –

Toby Manhire: Amid the dirt, here’s a glossary – NZ Herald

Key’s SIS claims contradicted by video –

New questions over Key claims – NZ Herald


David Cunliffe: Key’s SIS explanation ‘defies belief’ – 3 News

Video appears to contradict PM’s Whaleoil request claim – One News

Audio: Dirty Politics book sales hit 15000 and hit National in the polls – RadioLive

Dirty Politics show in the polls – Newstalk ZB

SIS inquiry should be under oath: Goff – Yahoo News