Update 10 Christchurch Courthouse closed
"Update 10 Christchurch Courthouse closed"
District Court will be closed to the public during the
appearance of the 28-year-old man charged with murder in
relation to yesterday’s attacks in Christchurch.
due to the heightened security risk.
Media will still be
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Whenever a political scandal breaks, party leaders have two basic options. They can confess to being in boots and all, and try to brazen it out : nothing to see here, move on. This tended to be the John Key approach. Very hard to pull that off in this case, given that it involved violating the privacy of sick New Zealanders for party political gain.
The other option is to claim innocence of this terrible, no good, highly regrettable “error of judgement” and apologise profusely for the sins of others, while absolving your own good self of any responsibility. This has been Todd Muller’s chosen path.... More>>