Coverage of High Court ruling

Monday, 28 December

Editorial: Police must honour right of free press – NZ Herald

Thursday, 24 December

IPCA to investigate Hager search – 3 News

Editorial: Being a judge not an easy role – Wanganui Chronicle

Wednesday, 23 December

IPCA to investigate complaint over police actions in Hager search – NZ Herald

Tuesday, 22 December

Greens lay complaint over Hager raid – 3 News

Greens lay complaint with police watchdog over raid on Nicky Hager’s home – One News

Standing up for human rights – journalists and judges –

Greens lay complaint over unlawful Nicky Hager warrant – Radio NZ

Green Party complains to police watchdog over illegal Nicky Hager search –


Complaint to watchdog over Hager search – Otago Daily Times

Greens call on IPCA to investigate unlawful Nicky Hager search –

Monday, 21 December

Criticism of Nicky Hager police ‘ridiculous’ – Radio NZ

A letter of thanks from Nicky Hager – The Standard

Hager and Collins win; Key joke loses – The Gisbourne Herald

Sunday, 20 December

Search ruling claimed as a win for journalists – Radio NZ


Friday, 18 December

Nicky Hager on illegal police raid – RadioLive

Hager decision welcomed by expert – Newstalk ZB

Nicky Hager could soon be asking for his belongings back –

Police deny the Hager house raid was politically motivated – TVNZ

No surprises: Judith Collins tipped to Nicky Hager ruling – NZ Herald

Hager decision: Why you should care – NZ Herald


Hager: Police raid ‘weird overkill’ – 3 News

Search was a classic fishing expedition, says Nicky Hager’s lawyer – Radio NZ

Nicky Hager case ‘raises questions’ about political pressure on police: MPs –

Labour says Police have become politicised – Newstalk ZB

Editorial: A powerful rebuke to the police – The Dominion PostCWc9Kt8VEAANgft

Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: Dirty Politics won’t die – Evening Report

A good decision. Now what? – The Pantograph Punch

Peters says Hager case latest example of police politicisation – Radio NZ

Hager search warrant deemed “fundamentally unlawful”. What a relief! – The Paepae

What was National’s role in the police raid on Nicky Hager? – The Standard

Gordon Campbell on the Police harassment of Nicky Hager – Scoop

The Panel: Police search illegal – Radio NZ

Nicky Hager talks on the police raid on his home re ‘Dirty Politics’ – RadioLive

Thursday, 17 December

Nicky Hager police raid ruling a win for journalism – NZ Herald

Nicky Hager thrilled with verdict: ‘I can’t do my job if I can’t protect my sources’ – One News

Nicky Hager wins ‘landmark’ case against police over search of home –

Hager raid ruled unlawful – Newstalk ZB

Search of Hager’s home ruled illegal – Radio NZ

Police raid on Nicky Hager’s home unlawful – 3 News

Police raid on Nicky Hager’s home was illegal – RadioLive

Police house raid on investigative journalist Nicky Hager found to be unlawful – NZ Herald

Judge Rules “Dirty Politics” Search Illegal – LawFuel

Police raid on Hager ruled illegal – The Standard

Police Raid On Nicky Hager’s Home Ruled Unlawful! – Aotearoa Wider Perspective