Tag: cannabis

Son of businessman admits knowing of cannabis grow

August 30, 2018 | By More
Son of businessman admits knowing of cannabis grow

A judge says the son of the late philanthropist and Mainfreight founder Neil Graham must have been “wilfully blind” not to realise how much cannabis was being grown on his property at Ellesmere.

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Horse trainer’s career in tatters

August 30, 2018 | By More
Horse trainer’s career in tatters

A horse trainer’s career is likely in tatters – she may be banned from all racecourses – after her conviction for what she thought was going to be a cannabis burglary.

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Gang will argue to keep ‘colours’

June 27, 2018 | By More
Gang will argue to keep ‘colours’

The Crown wants gang members convicted of organised criminal group charges to forfeit $22,352 cash and their Rebels MC patched vests.

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Cannabis raid remand

June 22, 2018 | By More
Cannabis raid remand

An Avonhead man has been remanded on cannabis charges after police raided a Staveley Street property this week and allegedly found a $200,000 growing operation.

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Fatal crash at 200kmh

June 19, 2018 | By More
Fatal crash at 200kmh

Police estimate a car crashed near Burnham at about 200km an hour, killing passenger Jamey Leigh Fellows when she was thrown out as it did a barrel-roll.

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Shotgun and hammer used in robbery, police allege

June 5, 2018 | By More
Shotgun and hammer used in robbery, police allege

Two men – one of them a sex worker – have been remanded on serious assault and armed robbery charges at the Christchurch District Court.

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Murder parolee admits going on the run

June 3, 2018 | By More
Murder parolee admits going on the run

Three months after his release on parole from a life sentence for murder, Dean Raymond Purdy chopped off his electronic ankle bracelet in Dunedin and went on the run.

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Remands on $40 robbery charges

May 30, 2018 | By More
Remands on $40 robbery charges

Three men charged with a $40 Friday night robbery at Rangiora have appeared at the Christchurch District Court.

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Guilty verdict in tinny house robbery trial

May 25, 2018 | By More
Guilty verdict in tinny house robbery trial

After a short retirement, a jury convicted Rory Manuel of the armed robbery of a tinny house in which a man was shot in the neck.

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Fifth Rebel admits organised crime charge

March 14, 2018 | By More
Fifth Rebel admits organised crime charge

A fifth member of the Rebels motorcycle gang has admitted being part of an organised criminal group, on the third day scheduled for pre-trial arguments in the Christchurch District Court.

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