Three people will go on trial for murder in the High Court at Christchurch on September 2, over the death of Pierclaudio Raviola almost two years ago.
The complainant in a rape, kidnapping, and bashing trial has been accused by the defence of telling an “evolving” story.
Three people charged with murdering a man found injured in a Sumner carpark will go on trial in the High Court at Christchurch on February 19.
A 77-year-old man has gone on trial on sex abuse charges dating back as far as the 1950s.
A woman denies holding a taser to a drug dealer’s face in what the Crown alleges was a reprisal for a drug deal gone wrong.
Police claim they found evidence of money laundering in the bank account of a 61-year-old Christchurch man accused of being involved in a drugs conspiracy involving party pills worth up to $240,000 on the streets.