Christchurch demolition halted
Posted: 23 Nov 2012 @ 01:04
THE High Court in New Zealand has halted the demolition ofChristchurch Cathedral, which was damaged after an earthquake inFebruary last year. Justice Lester Chisholm said that thedemolition should stop until a judicial review of the decision todeconstruct the cathedral had taken place.
The Great Christchurch Build-ings Trust (GCBT) went to the HighCourt last month, arguing that, under a 2003 Act, the diocese wasobliged to repair and maintain the cathedral. Members of the trusthave ...
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