5 May 2022

Coroner announces scope for Chch terror attack investigation

From Morning Report, 7:09 am on 5 May 2022

The Coroner's Court has announced this morning the scope of what will, and won't, be covered in its investigation of the March 15 terrorist attack in Christchurch.

Questions will include whether the terrorist had direct assistance from anyone else, whether online activity influenced his radicalisation, and how he attained a firearms licence.

Federation of Islamic Associations chair Abdur Razzaq said the coroner has listened to the requests from those affected by the attacks.

He spoke to Susie Ferguson.