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Date: 1 December 1967Looks at some of the famous murder cases that have passed throught the Auckland Supreme Court over the years and the traditions related to the death penalty....From: Auckland Libraries
Date: 23 February 1962John Hector McGregor found guilty on 22 February of the murder of his neighbour, Wallace Bernard Whiteford. He was the first person in Auckland to be senten...From: Auckland Libraries
Date: 15 February 1962Patrick Joseph Smith (27) of Hamilton found guilty of murder of Heather Lilian Griffiths (17) of Tokoroa. Sentenced to imprisonment for life by Mr Justice S...From: Auckland Libraries
Date: 22 February 1962Three defence witnesses give evidence in Auckland's Supreme Court in the trial of John Hector McGregor (28), who pleaded not guilty to the charge of murderin...From: Auckland Libraries
Date: 23 February 1962John Hector McGregor (28) found guilty of murdering his neighbour, Wallace Bernard Whiteford, at Papatoetoe. Mr Justice T A Gresson sentenced him to life im...From: Auckland Libraries