MP Chester Borrows has been charged over injuring two women with a car during a Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) protest.
The Whanganui National MP and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives told NZME he would defend the charge of careless driving causing injury for the March incident in Whanganui.
He would not comment further.
Coverage at the time –
— 1 NEWS – Breaking (@1NEWSBreaking) March 23, 2016
Photos have emerged of the incident where Deputy Speaker/National MP Chester Borrows drove into a protester: pic.twitter.com/gzpPtKKPZA
— Newshub Politics (@NewshubPolitics) March 23, 2016
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