Articles tagged Chester Borrows

COMMENT: Shane Cowlishaw looks at Andrew Little's hopes for fundamental reform to the justice and corrections system and sees a range of political land mines ready to go off under the young Government.

Former policeman and ex-National MP Chester Borrows will lead an advisory group tasked with fixing New Zealand's "broken" criminal justice system, Justice Minister Andrew Little has announced.

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National MP Shane Ardern announced he wouldn't seek re-election in 2014, Chester Borrows announced over 5,300 beneficiaries had been cut off after IRD and MSD shared their data, Michael Woodhouse announced a review of immigration advisers, Tim Groser announced South Korea had restarted free trade talks with New Zealand and Hekia Parata announced a review of the NZ$70 million spent on professional development for teachers.