Read a summary of court findings setting new precedents for victims of litigation abuse.
Since 2014 Colin Craig has drawn Rachel into a series of very public court cases, which has impacted impacted her health, and caused her major financial hardship.
In 2017, Craig filed claims against her for defamation, to which Rachel eventually decided to counter-claim. The trial started in the High Court in September 2018.
Supreme Court Decision 2021
On Thursday 9 September 2021, the Supreme Court of New Zealand ruled that Colin Craig has no grounds to challenge the High Court ruling that he sexually harassed his press secretary, Rachel MacGregor from 2012-2014.