Radio NZ reports:
Mr Little says a man emerged from the darkness on Monday night, shone a torch in his eyes and served him the papers as he got out of a taxi at his house.
Mr Little says the way the papers were served is typical of Judith Collins’ approach.
It is very hard to have sympathy for Andrew when he of course could have done what 99% of people do when a lawyer asks for an address for service – supply one. But if you’re going to go all macho and boast about how you will not co-operate, then don’t think you can take the moral high ground that you get served getting out of a taxi.
Incidentally the server rather than being a thug, had a nice sense of humour as it seems his words were “You’re served Mr Little, but no fries with that I’m afraid”.
He now has 25 days to file a statement of defence, but says he does not believe Ms Collins intends the matter to go to trial.
I’m pretty sure Andrew also said he never expects Judith to file in court.Tags: Andrew Little, defamation, Judith Collins, Trevor Mallard