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Man Who Sent White Powder To Beehive Has Sentencing Delayed

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Wellington, Oct 13 NZPA - The man who has admitted sending Prime Minister Helen Clark an envelope containing white powder will be sentenced on Guy Fawke's Day.

Farmer Douglas Hancock, 61, appeared in Hawera District Court today for sentencing on a charge on making criminal threats.

But his sentencing was delayed because of irregularities with paperwork.

The court heard earlier the letter was found to contain flour. NZPA WGT rq dj

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