Sentencing of tour agents starts in NZ volcano case

Updated February 26 2024 - 2:15pm, first published 2:10pm
Tourists look at the White Island volcano eruption on December 9, 2019. (AP PHOTO)
Tourists look at the White Island volcano eruption on December 9, 2019. (AP PHOTO)

The sentencing for tour booking agents and managers of a New Zealand island where a volcanic eruption killed 22 people in 2019 has started with the prosecutor warning those sentenced may not be able to pay a fine.

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