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A fundraising page set up to help the family of Blessie Gotingco take the Corrections Department to court has raised more than $120,000 since it began on Friday.
Blessie Gotingco's husband Antonio says he is "disappointed and devastated" that the inquiry into his wife's murder found no one but her killer was to blame. Audio
The Birkdale community on Auckland's North Shore had no idea that fellow resident Tony Robertson was a child sex offender who actively avoided rehabilitation while in prison. Audio
The husband of Blessie Gotingco, murdered by Tony Robertson, says he's devastated by the results of an inquiry on Robertson's management after being released from prison. John Campbell reports. Audio
The man who killed and raped Auckland woman Blessie Gotingco has had his appeal against his conviction and sentence thrown out.
The man found guilty of murdering Auckland woman, Blessie Gotingco, says the police fabricated the case against him, including stabbing her twice themselves. Audio
The Government has outlined the details of its inquiry into the handling of the case of Tony Robertson, who raped and murdered Blessie Gotingco.
The family of murdered Blessie Gotingco hope her killer will never walk the streets again. Audio
Gotingco family friend Alan Wharerau read a victim impact statement on behalf of Blessie Gotingco's husband. Audio
Tony Douglas Robertson bowed his head below the dock as a High Court judge described his rape and murder of Blessie Gotingco as bestial. Audio
The man who raped and murdered North Shore mother Blessie Gotingco faces the liklihood of being sentenced to preventive detention today. Audio
It's too soon to say whether there needs to be changes in how offenders are monitored after their release from prison, the Corrections Minister says. Audio
Corrections says it did all it could within the law to monitor Tony Robertson who went on to rape and kill Blessie Gotingco. Audio
The family of Auckland woman Blessie Gotingco is calling for an independent public inquiry into how high-risk offenders are managed by Corrections. Audio
Blessie Gotingco's family is unhappy her rapist and murderer still can't be named. Audio
Ruth Money is the spokesperson for Blessie Gotingco's husband and three children. Audio
Blessie Gotingco's murderer and rapist still cannot be named even after a jury unanimously and in under two hours found him guilty this afternoon. Audio
Back now to the closing addresses at the trial of the man accused of raping and murdering the North Shore mother of three Blessie Gotingco. Audio
The Crown says Blessie Gotingco was wriggling and struggling when she was stabbed multiple times. Audio
The man accused of raping Blessie Gotingco before strangling her and cutting her throat says he had no plan to carry out the killing. Audio