Yep leaving a tape recorder running during a media stunt involving public figures and then asking the organiser of the gig if you can run a story on it and agreeing not to when they say no is just like deliberately hacking into the voicemail of a murder victim in order to get a story. The term "tool" springs to mind.
He obviously didn't get the memo telling him that not releasing the tapes now being about preventing teen suicide.
I don't expect any better from Tau. But Key is also running with the NotW comparison, even when put specifically in context of the hacking of Milly Dowler's phone. Astonishing. I'm honestly surprised he hasn't received more criticism for this.
Time to call in the clinical psychologists to see if Key et al need a little rest away from the spotlight.
"I'm honestly surprised he hasn't received more criticism for this."I see the NZ Herald made the matter the lead story today. Good.
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