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Christopher Knaus

Christopher Knaus is a reporter for The Canberra Times.

Accused murderer Aleksander Vojneski attacked prison guard last year, court hears

Christopher Knaus A prison guard has spoken of being attacked by accused murderer Aleksander Vojneski over a disputed grocery purchase.

Graffiti artist goes on tagging "bender" through Belconnen

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Christopher Knaus A drunken graffiti "bender" through Canberra has left local artist Travis Bryant with a stark reminder of the line separating street art from senseless vandalism.

Belconnen bus interchange stabber trying to save victim from prison bashing

Christopher Knaus Miroslav Jovanovic stabbed his victim repeatedly in the back. Now he's trying to save the man from being bashed in prison.

Man jailed over Belconnen bus stop stabbing

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Megan Gorrey and Christopher Knaus A man who stabbed a victim six times in the back at a busy Belconnen bus stop has been sentenced to at least five-and-a-half years in jail.

Man stabbed at Belconnen bus interchange

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Christopher Knaus A man who was allegedly stabbed six times in the back at the Belconnen bus interchange says he felt like he was ''bleeding out''.

Man stabbed victim in the back at Belconnen bus interchange

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Christopher Knaus A man has been found guilty of repeatedly stabbing a victim in the back at a busy bus interchange in Canberra's north last year.

Belconnen unit fire accused suggests he was set up

Christopher Knaus The fire at Illawarra Court prompted fears about toxic fumes and forced the evacuation of nearby units.

Murder victim Paula Conlon's friend said she was 'crazy' to start relationship with accused killer

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Christopher Knaus A friend of murder victim Paula Conlon told her she was crazy to start a relationship with a man she met at a mental hospital.

Accused murderer Aleksander Vojneski's sister gives evidence about 'unprovoked' stabbing

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Christopher Knaus Sister of accused murderer breaks down recalling her brother calmly and quietly stabbing her then boyfriend in the chest at a family barbecue.

Accused murderer Aleksander Vojneski threatened to stab ex-girlfriend with a knife, court hears

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Christopher Knaus Accused murderer Aleksander Vojneski promised mental health workers 'never again' after allegedly threatening to stab a former girlfriend with a knife in 2007.

Ice user Aleksander Vojneski faces court accused of stabbing partner to death

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Christopher Knaus An ice user accused of stabbing his possibly pregnant partner to death in a frenzied attack in her Macgregor home in 2012 has gone on trial in the ACT Supreme Court.

Teenager pleads guilty to robbing bus driver using Stanley knife

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Christopher Knaus A teenager has pleaded guilty to using a Stanley knife to rob a bus driver of a bag of coins in Civic on Wednesday night.

'Click fraudsters' set up fake Facebook pages in names of MH17 victims

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Christopher Knaus and Primrose Riordan So-called "click fraudsters" are setting up fake Facebook pages in the names of Australian MH17 victims to profit from a lucrative internet scam.

Jana Sladic checks herself out of Queensland rehabilitation centre

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Christopher Knaus A former Canberra model and basketballer attempting to prove to the courts she can turn her life around has checked herself out of a religious Queensland rehabilitation centre because she said staff...

Intoxicated pilot caught just before Canberra flight

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Christopher Knaus An intoxicated pilot was caught preparing to fly a commercial passenger jet out of Canberra Airport while more than three times over the legal flying limit.

New Year's Day murder accused pleads not guilty

Balancing deals with consumer rights: the ACCC is on Spreets' case.

Christopher Knaus The man accused of bashing Canberra grandfather Miodrag Gajic to death on New Year's Day has pleaded not guilty to murder.

Man defrauds Medicare to fund drug habit

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Christopher Knaus A man who defrauded Medicare to help fund his drug habit has been sentenced to two months imprisonment.

King O'Malley's, ACT police sued by patron after being manhandled and arrested

A pub patron is suing King O'Malley's and ACT police after being manhandled as he was thrown out of the Civic nightspot.

Christopher Knaus A reveller who was manhandled as he was thrown out of a Civic venue is suing a pub and ACT police over his alleged mistreatment.

Man who murdered public servant in drug robbery appeals sentence

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Christopher Knaus Corey James Martin was sentenced to 22 years for the brutal murder of a "jockey-sized" public servant. Now he's trying to have his punishment cut.

Audit on women in prison makes 61 recommendations

The Human Rights Commissioner has found the treatment of women at the Alexander Maconochie Centre has improved vastly.

Christopher Knaus An investigation into the humane treatment of women in Canberra's prison has raised concerns about the mental healthcare afforded to two detainees and the lack of employment opportunities, but cites...