28 Apr 2022

New Zealanders who battled for MIQ spots hail Grounded Kiwis win

From Morning Report, 7:09 am on 28 April 2022

New Zealanders who battled to get a room in a managed isolation hotel so they could come home are hailing the High Court ruling which found the MIQ lottery system was unfair.

Grounded Kiwis have successfully challenged the government, which says it'll now consider the court's decision.

The opposition says all the government needs to do is apologise.

Political reporter Giles Dexter has more.