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Life sentences for Gillman-Harris murderers

Tue 24 May 2016 In: New Zealand Daily News View at Wayback View at NDHA

10.30AM: The two young men found guilty of murdering gay man Ihaia Gillman-Harris in an Epsom motel room in December 2014 have been given life sentences with minimum periods to be served of 11 years and 10 years 9 months. Justice Kit Toogood has just sentenced Beauen Wallace-Loretz to a minimum of 11 years in prison while his co-accused, Leonard Nattrass-Bergquist is to serve a minimum of 10 years 9 months. Several supporters of the pair left the courtroom in tears however the Gillman-Harris family seemed comfortable with the sentence. GayNZ.com Daily News will bring you further details shortly    

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First published: Tuesday, 24th May 2016 - 10:42am

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