Q: What's the definition of a good lawyer?
A: One who doesn't get caught.
Q: What do you call an honest lawyer?
A: An oxymoron.
Q: What's the definition of an honest lawyer?
A: One who resigns when he gets found out.
Jokes aside, what David Parker is alleged to have done looks pretty bloody trivial, doesn't it? Where was the damage, and to whom?
UPDATE: Attempts to answer the substantive question, "Where was the damage, and to whom?" have been made at DPF's 'Kiwiblog,' and Russell Brown's 'Hard News.'
LINKS: Parker withdraws from other posts - NBR
Where was the damage? - DPF, Kiwiblog
Gone by lunchtime - Russell Brown, Hard News