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Westpac settles over breach of Nicky Hager’s privacy

Westpac New Zealand has settled its dispute with investigative journalist Nicky Hager over the breach of his privacy in providing his banking details to the police.

Westpac says it apologises to Hager and has paid him an undisclosed sum of money to compensate him “for our part in the distress these events have caused him and his family” and a contributi

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