24 Aug 2012

The Week in Review - week ending 24 August 2012

From The Week In Review, 6:00 pm on 24 August 2012

A review of the week's news including... a warning from the police to a Kaitaia school three years ago about a deputy principal who has pleaded guilty to forty nine charges against boys aged 11 top 13, efforts by Kiwi Rail to stop Radio New Zealand revealing the contents of a leaked report outlining the future of the country's rail network, New Zealand loses it's first woman soldier since the Vietnam war, one of three killed instantly by a roadside bomb blast in Afghanistan, an investigation into privacy breaches at ACC finds the corporation has at times an almost cavalier attitude towards protecting claimants personal information, Auckalnd's mayor heckled over rises in rates, the state of the job market in New Zealand and a family tree dating back 500 years has been discovered on Waiheke Island.