There was no causative link between Mr Whittall’s alleged offending and the explosions in the mine.
If central government can’t crunch down half-a-dozen councils, what chance have we of the serious crunching that central government needs?
Rodney Hide discusses his latest column on NBR Radio and on demand via MyNBR Radio.
The Prime Minister's Chief Science Adviser, Sir Peter Gluckman, has done us all a favour and provided a textbook illustration of the difference between science and non-science.
HIDESIGHT And, once again, the Greens are leading the way. They have been the first to shut up about it.