Story: Crime and the media

Tony Veitch outside court

Tony Veitch outside court

Television presenter Tony Veitch talks to media outside the Auckland District Court after his sentencing on 16 April 2009. He pleaded guilty to reckless disregard causing injury after he assaulted his former partner Kristin Dunne-Powell, fracturing her spine. The fall from grace of a celebrity is often headline news.

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Carl Walrond, 'Crime and the media - Television', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 May 2022)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 4 Apr 2018