Not completing research which shows a majority of respondents
favoured stricter alcohol controls constitutes a manipulation
of the political process, says Prof Jennie Connor, head of
preventive and social medicine at the University of Otago.
The Dunedin City Council has not been approached about
Carisbrook being used as an alternative court venue in the
event of the Dunedin courthouse failing its seismic
assessment, city property manager Robert Clark says.