An Opawa man’s heritage seeds project – aimed at securing the future of New Zealand’s food supply – has drawn a sentence of community detention and community work.
The High Court has taken over a case involving alleged importation of $50 million of methamphetamine from Mexico.
Two men who imported a batch of “ultra-potent zombie drug” to make synthetic cannabis, will be allowed to serve sentences on home detention.
Three foreign visitors have denied involvement in a 5kg drug importation intercepted at Christchurch International Airport three weeks ago.
A judge has ruled that a Christchurch man imported 6kg of the class A drug cocaine into New Zealand.