ASMS

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We promote, protect and support the interests of our members in all aspects of their working lives. We are working for an equitable, accessible public health care system that meets the needs of all New Zealanders.

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Why the Serious Fraud Office closed case against Waikato DHB boss Nigel Murray

6 August 2019 Natalie Akoorie - New Zealand Herald

Criminal charges against Dr Nigel Murray for his use of taxpayer money while in charge of a district health board were abandoned by the Serious Fraud Office because of the cost involved in interviewing witnesses in Canada.

In July, after a 19-month investigation, the Serious Fraud Office announced it would not pursue a case against the former Waikato DHB chief executive and closed its investigation, raising the ire of those who complained about his spending.

Read more here: https://www.nzherald.co.nz/health/news/article.cfm?c_id=204&objectid=12255346