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Topic # 23758 8-Jul-2008 16:37
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everyone heard the story about tony veitch?:

http://www.stuff.co.nz/4610805a1860.html

i wonder if its true and if it is how did the media find out about it.


can police really arrest him if it's proven true even if she doesn't make a complaint?

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  Reply # 145111 8-Jul-2008 22:36
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It's usually unlikely the police would investigate without cooperation from the victim (if shes signed some agreement she probably cant help the police).

But with all the media attention who knows!

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  Reply # 145141 8-Jul-2008 23:07
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All I know is if I'd paid $100k for this to go away, I'd be very, very annoyed now that the mainstream media know.  I wonder who opened their mouth?

... and I'm in no way endorsing what Tony's done.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 145511 9-Jul-2008 16:25
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Tony Veitch has now confirmed that he did indeed hit his partner....




Do whatever you want to do man.

  

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Reply # 145552 9-Jul-2008 17:07
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billgates: Tony Veitch has now confirmed that he did indeed hit his partner....


100k he can use me as a boxing bag (will pay off 1/3 off the mortage)

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Reply # 145559 9-Jul-2008 17:16
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johnr:
billgates: Tony Veitch has now confirmed that he did indeed hit his partner....


100k he can use me as a boxing bag (will pay off 1/3 off the mortage)


But you return the punches right?




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  Reply # 147026 12-Jul-2008 08:55
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freitasm:
johnr:
billgates: Tony Veitch has now confirmed that he did indeed hit his partner....


100k he can use me as a boxing bag (will pay off 1/3 off the mortage)


But you return the punches right?

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  Reply # 147039 12-Jul-2008 09:44
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richgamer: everyone heard the story about tony veitch?:

http://www.stuff.co.nz/4610805a1860.html

i wonder if its true and if it is how did the media find out about it.


can police really arrest him if it's proven true even if she doesn't make a complaint?

Really - whats with you and the law?

If I burn your house down, but you do not make a complaint, can police really arrest me?

This thread has the potential to turn really really inflammatory (for people on any side of the argument). If/when that happens, it *will* be locked.




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  Reply # 147050 12-Jul-2008 10:51
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Whatever happened, I think a trial by media is never fair.
Both the victim and the accused generally suffer, all for a 5 minute piece on TV3 news/Sunday Newspaper.

Its happened before, and it happens a lot more overseas (see the US and UK for example).




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Reply # 147063 12-Jul-2008 11:28
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Tony was in my class at intermediate and he was a nice guy! I would say he got really pushed

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