National Radio. News item about DHB employment matter. Accuracy. Not upheld.
National Radio. News item included Labour leader's calls for support, allegedly a party political announcement. Not upheld (accuracy).
National Radio. News item warned about miracle healing claims advertised by evangelist. Not upheld (fairness).
National Radio news item. Canonisation of Padre Pio reported with comment "who is said to be"" a stigmatist. Not upheld (accuracy).
National Radio. News item reported that one of a dozen escaped capuchin monkeys "had to be destroyed" because it could not be captured. Complaint about use of phrase. Not upheld (accuracy)
National Radio news item. News item on the 6 people shot dead at Raurimu included comments from a known gun control lobbyist, calling for tighter controls on guns. Complaint that item was unbalanced. Not upheld (balance).
Radio New Zealand news item. Complaint that item inaccurately described East Jerusalem and Gaza as part of Israel rather than as part of the occupied territories. Upheld in part (accuracy). No order.
National Radio news item. Allegation that mental health hospital records were being falsified to disguise the fact that patients were being dumped into the community. Upheld (balance). Not upheld (accuracy, fairness, responsible programming). No order.