Christchurch Homicide Victim Identified
NZ Police CommCens Alert 20:00 9-12-2007
Location of incident: Christchurch
Media release - Police are able to now
identify the deceased person from Operation Walnut, the
He is Christopher John Hudson aged
Immediate next of kin have been advised.
Archer Detective Senior Sergeant Christchurch
Inspector Warren Kemp
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Gordon Campbell: On The New Pike River Agency (And The Air Strike Wing)
Much of the sympathy the public still feels for the families of the Pike River miners has been sustained by the sense that the previous government – let alone the mining company and the processes of receivership and litigation – has never dealt honestly, or fairly, with them.
Finally, yesterday’s announcement by the Ardern government that a new state agency will be set up to assess and plan the manned re-entry to the mine (on a set timetable) goes a long way to meeting the families’ remaining request: that they be enabled, if at all possible, to bury their loved ones. More>>