Police are under pressure to explain how they failed to match up the aliases of a well-known fraudster who stole millions from Work and Income. Lisa Donnelly was sentenced in the Auckland District Court last week for stealing $36,000 from a 92-year-old woman she was supposed to be caring for. Donnelly, who also uses the…

His Honour K J Glubb, pictured above right with Her Honour Chief District Court Judge J-M Doogue, was sworn in as an acting District Court Judge for a term of two years on Thursday 20 March 2014 at the Auckland District Court. A Powhiri commenced the proceedings with the Avondale Maori Cultural group singing several…

Sexual violation and indecent assaults application for stay of proceedings on grounds of abuse of process, unfit to stand trial because of age of allegations and mental and physical state of accused. Application granted and stay entered.