Latest news: Wednesday, 27 August

Collins forced to backtrack after saying she’d been cleared – NZ Herald

Greens’ complaint over Collins will not be investigated – 3 News

Collins clutching at straws: Greens – Radio NZ

The ‘Dirty Politics’ stories, where are we? – Pundit

Judith Collins raises doubts about which dimension she is in – The Standard

Shane Bradbrook – Te Reo Mārama was a direct threat to tobacco industry – Marae TV


Chief Ombudsmen to probe ministerial offices – NZ Herald

If this was Labour we’d be calling it a mess – Pundit

Judith Collins misinterprets privacy rulings –

We have reached a low point when innuendo trumps facts – Wangaui Chronicle

Political opinions of your aveage kiwi – Bella – Paul Henry Show

Collins too compromised to remain Justice Minister – Labour Party press release

Crusher Collins caught out lying about Privacy Commissioner – is this her last, last, last chance again? – The Daily Blog


English left spluttering over a question – The Southland Times

National warned over ‘rouge elements’ – Radio NZ

A rare concession from Judith Collins – Newstalk ZB

Collins stays confident about Papakura – Auckland Now