A 16-year-old youth denies a charge of distributing objectionable material from the March 15 Christchurch terror attack and has been remanded in custody for a Youth Court case review.
A Christchurch teenager who once plotted a radical Islamist terror attack says he will never go back to extremist thinking after the attack that killed 50 people at the Al Noor Mosque.
Two of the three men charged with armed robberies, and burglaries through Christchurch in March and April were remanded in custody when they appeared in the Christchurch District Court today.
An 18-year-old’s custody remand over charges alleging re-posting live-streaming of the mosque shootings and material “inciting extreme violence” may be reconsidered on Monday.
Alleged mosque shooter Brenton Harrison Tarrant faced 50 murder charges and 39 attempted murder charges when he made his first appearance in the High Court at Christchurch, after the events of March 15.
A man whose Spencerville property was the target of a police search on Thursday was remanded in custody on two charges, at a special court sitting in the Christchurch District Court today.
Two real estate agents caught taking crayfish in the Pohatu Marine Reserve at Akaroa have been granted discharges without conviction after working to help protect the reserve.
Uber driver Moses Gengo-Yon Ravanes is in custody facing sentencing for rape after a jury found him guilty on the fourth day of his trial in the Christchurch District Court.
Three more men have been remanded on charges of possessing or distributing the live-streamed video of the murders at the Deans Avenue mosque.
Life imprisonment with a 28-year non-parole term was handed down to Paul Pounamu Tainui in the High Court at Christchurch today, for his second murder in 24 years.