Accused Christchurch shooter pleads not guilty to killing 51 people in the mosque massacre 

Mail Online | 5/4/2020 | Shive Prema For Daily Mail Australia
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The Australian man accused of shooting dead 51 worshippers at two New Zealand mosques has smiled as he pleaded not guilty to murder and terror charges.

Brenton Tarrant, 28, denied 51 charges of murder, 40 of attempted murder and one terrorism offence at Christchurch High Court on Friday.

Survivors - Tarrant - Charges - Video - Maximum-security

Survivors gasped and murmured when Tarrant pleaded guilty to all 92 charges via video from a maximum-security prison.

Tarrant faces a new terrorist charge under a new act - the first time such a charge has been brought in New Zealand.

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A lone gunman armed with semi-automatic weapons targeted Muslims attending Friday prayers in Christchurch on March 15.

The attack killed 51 worshipers and wounded dozens and was was broadcast live on Facebook.

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Dozens of relatives of victims and survivors packed the courtroom, some visibly nervous during the hearing, other in tears as the pleas were entered.

Two further courts and some 200...
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