Liam Collins

A high court judge says a hit-and-run driver's time in prison is justified because he was drunk, speeding and reckless when he bowled resort woman Mutsuko Morisue. Justice Cameron Mander dismissed an appeal by Nicholas Edward Catlin over the length...
The survivor of a horrific hit-and-run wants Queenstowners to keep one thought in their minds when considering drink-driving. "I just want to send a message to them – you might hurt someone," Mutsuko Morisue says. "And it's not only them. "It's the...
Social media vitriol has led a judge to permanently suppress the name of a woman at the centre of a racist incident in Queenstown last year. The British woman threw a recently bought hot chocolate over the head of an...
A Brazilian-born man found guilty of assaulting a woman in Queenstown last year wants a discharge without conviction. Paulo Ricardo Martins, 43, of Queenstown, denied assaulting Glenda Manley on February 1. But judge Christina Cook found him guilty after a trial...
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