Nine To Noon for Tuesday 27 March 2012
09:05 Former NZ cricket star, Chris Cairns wins his twitter libel case against Indian Premier League chief Lalit Modi
Andrew Fitch Holland, who was Chris Cairns legal advisor, helped manage his dealings with the Indian Cricket League, helped put together his legal team and appeared as a witness in the court case; Steven Price, barrister and media law expert.
09:20 Sentencing guidelines
Oxford University Law Professor Andrew Ashworth.
09:45 US correspondent Luiza Savage
10:05 Robert B Weide - director, screenwriter and documentary maker
Emmy award-winning director of Curb Your Enthusiasm. His latest work is a documentary about the celebrated director Woody Allen. Woody Allen: A Documentary screens at the World Cinema Showcase from this week.
10:25 Book Review with Kate Blackhurst
The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection by Alexander McCall Smith
Published by Little, Brown
10:45 Reading: Gifted by Patrick Evans, told by Stuart Devenie
Patrick Evans's fictional tale of the relationship between writers Frank Sargeson and Janet Frame, the young woman who in the mid-1950s arrived to stay in the old army hut beside his Takapuna house and wrote her first full-length novel there .
Audio will be available here after broadcast.
11:05 Business commentator Rod Oram
Innovation and technology.
11:30 'Dear Dot' column
Dunedin historian Keith Scott has taken the letters written by youngsters to 'Dear Dot' in the Otago Witness junior readers' page from 1886 through to 1932 and published them in a book called Dear Dot I Must Tell You: A Personal History of Young New Zealanders, published by Activity Press.
11:45 Film review with Graeme Tuckett
World Cinema Showcase, Mental Notes and Hell and Back Again. Also, The Hunger Games and The Raid, both on the big screen.