For a Fair and Equal New Zealand

Mongrel Mob member seeks shorter sentence for being Maori

Posted by 1Law4All on November - 23 - 2013

By DAVID CLARKSON on Stuff.co.nz John Kirk-Anderson FATAL: A 15-year-old passenger died when Mika crashed this stolen vehicle in Bromley. TV3 ‘DISADVANTAGED’: Fabian Jessie Mika is seeking a reduced sentence because he is Maori. A Mongrel Mob member facing more than six years in jail is appealing his manslaughter sentence on the grounds being Maori puts him at a social disadvantage. The Court of Appeal reserved its decision, with a  [ Read More ]

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