white supremacist Brenton Tarrant, who kill 51 people in Christchurch mosque terrorist attack in New Zealand in 2019, file an appeal against His sentence is life in District Court media I reported Tuesday.
A court spokesperson confirmed the appeal on November 3 said there was no appointment set for Radio New Zealand said when it will be heard.
Brenton Tarrant, white racist Australian, killed 51 people and wounded 40 more At Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Islamic Center on March 15, 2019.
He was sentenced to life imprisonment in prison in 2020 without possibility of Parole in The first This sentence was ever delivered down in Island country.
respond to latest movethe Union of Islamic associations of New Zealand President Abdul Razak described it as an act of returning the victims and the nation.
“This is a part of A model that the traffickers of hate, these right-wing terrorists, use to not do it just gain fame for themselves but in reality, they not only return the trauma to their victims but also the nation as a whole, “the state-run media The outlet quoted Razak as saying.
“You are knowThey have an agenda, and the agenda is to normalize hate.” added.
Asked by reporters, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she had given him nothing.
“This is because he is story who – which should It is not said, it has a name that should Do not repeat, I will apply the same rule in comment on His attempts to reimagine people. we should give Ardern told him nothing.
However, Attorney General Kerry Allen said she was focused on Victims affected by his actions, no on terrorists.
“I think of the victims of The crime of Terrorist – someone who has pleaded guilty to terrorism – and I don’t have much more To add, Alan was quoted as saying by RNZ.