Latest news: Thursday, 4 September

More evidence of the need to clean up the system – Scoop

Cameron Slater takes legal action –

Slater’s High Court bid to stop publication – NZ Herald

Rawshark files: The blogger and the politician – NZ Herald

Dear John – The Ruminator

Gordon McLauchlan: Why are our politicians sleepwalking? – NZ Herald

Whaledump makes return to Twitter –

Inquiry gets ZB input – Newstalk ZB

John Key: Suspension of Whaledump Twitter account has nothing to do with us – NZ Herald

Greens call for Rich to step down – Radio NZ

Where to for values-driven politics? – The Press

Files point to frequent Collins-Slater contact – Otago Daily Times

All together now: We love John Key! – Waikato Times

Dirty Politics hacker back online – 3 News

Letters to the Editor: Thank you, Hager – Malborough Express

Food council boss won’t resign – Radio NZ