A Christchurch man charged with a raft of rape and violence offences brought his appearance to a premature end at Christchurch District Court this morning.

Luke James Henry, 31, faces 13 charges, including unlawfully detaining a woman, three charges of rape, two of sexual violation, assault, kidnap, and assault with intent to injure.

Henry allegedly kidnapped a woman who he then assaulted and raped over the course of a weekend.

Appearing in court today by audio visual link, Henry refused to plead to the charges, telling the court he hadn't seen the disclosure of evidence.

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He then told the judge not to ask him "stupid questions", and brought proceedings to a halt.

He was remanded in custody to reappear on October 10.