Phil Taylor has followed the case of Susan Burdett's 1992 murder from the very first day. His work helped exonerate Teina Pora and put Malcolm Rewa on trial for a third time. Taylor reveals the history of one of NZ's worst killers.

How is it possible for so much ruin to begin with love?

It is strange to look at those words written on an official document when the horrific story that has at its hub a brutal murder is about unimaginable damage.

Damage that goes in every direction, that reaches through generations. Damage that destroys mental health, damage that


A boy called Bubby

"It was devastating to learn what he was doing."

A rapist, a husband, a father

He always acted alone

After so many years, truth and justice merge