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Christchurch mosque attack gunman Brenton Tarrant sentenced to life in prison without parole – ABC News

Brenton Tarrant, the Australian gunman who attacked two mosques in Christchurch in March 2019, is sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole — the first time such a sentence has been handed down in New Zealand.

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The Australian gunman who carried out the March 2019 Christchurch mosque attacks has been sentenced to life without parole, the first time a whole life term has been handed down in New Zealand.
Brenton Tarrant pleaded guilty to 51 charges of murder, 40 counts of attempted murder and one charge of terrorism in March this year.
Handing down sentence in the Christchurch High Court today, Justice Cameron Mander said Tarrant had shown cruelty and callous indifference in carrying out his ideological…

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