And nothing but the truth …

And nothing but the truth …Subscriber content

By Rosemary McLeod in Social Issues

When expert witnesses vehemently disagree, juries can struggle to make sense of baffling scientific testimony. Rosemary McLeod looks at how this played

Mind over manner

Feature/ Editorial

Mind over manner

By The Listener

Caption competition: May 9, 2015

Feature/ Comps

Caption competition: May 9, 2015

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Current Affairs

Health briefs

Health briefs

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By Ruth Nichol

Why it's never too late to quit smoking; the link between prodigy and autism; and the effects of mindfulness on depression.

Commentary

We’ll never be royals …

We’ll never be royals …

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By Toby Manhire

… but we could live it up in a new nation state unburdened by excess taxation.

Culture

One minute with… Nicky Pellegrino

One minute with… Nicky Pellegrino

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By Mark Broatch

Auckland-based novelist, journalist and Listener health columnist Nicky Pellegrino’s latest book is One Summer in Venice.

Books

And another thing …

And another thing …

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By Judith Baragwanath

In Stroppy Old Women, former model and writer and now Waiheke “recluse” Judith Baragwanath is one of 52 with complaints to make.

Lifestyle

Easy riders

Easy riders

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By Sarah Bennett

Cycling in urban areas can be a trial, but in Kyoto, you may want to do what the Japanese do.

TV & Entertainment

Film

On at the movies: May 9, 2015

On at the movies: May 9, 2015

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By David Larsen

David Larsen reviews Boychoir, The Ground We Won, plus our take on films now showing.

Comps

Caption competition: May 9, 2015

Caption competition: May 9, 2015

By The Listener

Try your hand at this week's caption competition.

Festivals

Michael Leunig: The heart of the matter

Michael Leunig: The heart of the matter

By Diana Wichtel

Cartoonists speak “for the other lot”, says Michael Leunig, a living treasure and equal-opportunity pain in the arse.

The Influentials

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

By The Listener

We look back at key moments in New Zealand history.

From Our Archive

'I would rather be with you'

'I would rather be with you'

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By Kirsty Cameron

A trove of wartime letters from Kirsty Cameron's grandfather to her father reveals a soldier’s loving guidance to his young son.

Archive

May 9, 2015

May 9, 2015

By The Listener

COVER STORY: How conflicting expert testimony played out in the Lundy case. Is there a better way?

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