Posts Tagged ‘Christopher Finlayson’

Crown drops case against Waihopai protesters Comments 0

Friday, February 7th, 2014

The Crown has dropped its civil lawsuit against protesters who damaged the Government Communications Security Bureau listening station at Waihopai in Marlborough. In 2008 Adrian Leason, Father Peter Murnane and Sam Land were acquitted of causing intentional damage during a protest at the site In October 2010, the Attorney-General, Christopher Finlayson, lodged a civil claim, Read more

Standing room only at Ralph Hotere’s Requiem Mass Comments 0

Friday, March 1st, 2013

A requiem mass was held in Dunedin on Thursday to honour the life and work of outstanding New Zealand artist Ralph Hotere, who died on Sunday. There was standing room only at St Joseph’s Cathedral in Dunedin as about 400 mourners came to honour Ralph Hotere’s life and work. Hotere, 81, who was a member Read more