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Christopher Knaus

Christopher Knaus is a reporter for The Canberra Times.

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.

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.

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...

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.

'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.

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.

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.

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.

DansonFest concert to honour murder victim Nicholas Sofer-Schreiber

DansonFest: Craig McMillan, with Penelope Foudoulis and Graeme Syms are the organising a punk rock festival to celebrate the memory of murdered friend Nicolas Sofer-Shreiber.

Michael Inman and Christopher Knaus The man accused of murdering Nicholas Sofer-Schreiber has again faced an ACT court.

Punk rock festival to honour murder victim, Nicholas Sofer-Schreiber

Michael Inman and Christopher Knaus The man accused of murdering Nicholas Sofer-Schreiber has again faced an ACT court, as the slain punk rocker's friends prepare for a musical festival in his honour on Saturday.

Plans for major sentencing review and reform program

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Christopher Knaus The government is preparing to announce a major review and reform program to change the way criminals are sentenced in the ACT.

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...

Alleged teen flasher back in court facing new charges

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Christopher Knaus A teenage boy who allegedly exposed himself to a young girl last month is facing fresh charges.

Cameron Tully on trial over allegations of molesting girls at Canberra farm

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Christopher Knaus Cameron Flynn Tully, 41, on trial for molesting girls at his Hillview family farm, where their parents gathered for religious and home birthing sessions.