Also see: First Kiwi jailed for distributing extremist propaganda granted parole Kiwis with extremist views seek help in the wake of Christchurch terror attack. Aarif Rasheed is a lawyer who helps to rehabilitate extremists when they’re released from prison. In the wake of the Christchurch terror attack, counselling service Lifeline has been receiving calls from… Continue reading Kiwis with extremist views seek help in the wake of Christchurch terror attack.
As the first New Zealander to be jailed for possessing extremist propaganda is declined parole again, fresh information about his background has been revealed. This includes that his New Zealand passport was cancelled after he was stopped at Auckland International Airport trying to leave for Syria with a companion. Documents released to the Herald on… Continue reading Kiwi was barred from flight to Syria.
The first New Zealander jailed for possessing and distributing extremist propaganda will be released on parole as he is no longer deemed a risk to public safety. In June 2016 Imran Patel was jailed for three years and nine months after admitting possessing, making and distributing extremist videos. The court heard that he disseminated the… Continue reading First Kiwi jailed for distributing extremist propaganda granted parole
A 29-year-old man has been charged with possessing terrorism propaganda, including Isis beheading videos and a handbook for creating explosives. Jordayne Evan Thomas Madams, from Dannevirke, made no plea when he appeared in the Palmerston North District Court on Thursday morning. He faces 10 charges of possessing objectionable material, consisting of child sex abuse videos… Continue reading NZ man charged with possessing Isis ‘terrorist’s handbook’ & child sex videos.
Imran Patel was sentenced at the Auckland District Court in 2016 for possessing, making and distributing objectionable material relating to ISIS propaganda. A New Zealand man jailed for gathering and distributing execution-style videos has been granted leave to further appeal his prison sentence after his first appeal was dismissed. Aucklander Imran Patel was jailed for three years… Continue reading Auckland man allowed to further appeal sentence for making, distributing Isis videos.
Imran Patel, 26, shouted: “Tell John Key to stop being a slave to America and get out of Iraq,” as he was dragged out of the room by guards after being handed a sentence. An Auckland man jailed for distributing Islamic State propaganda videos has lost an appeal to cut his sentence short. Mt Roskill… Continue reading Avondale mosque jihadi sentenced over ‘terrorist material’ loses appeal on jail term