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Michael Inman is a courts reporter for The Canberra Times

Police-chase accused extradited to NSW

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Michael Inman An Oxley man who allegedly lead police on a high-speed cross-border car chase with a child in the front seat has been extradited to NSW.

Suspended jail sentence for molesting teen

Michael Inman A Canberra man who molested a teenager after a night out drinking will not serve time behind bars.

Hoddle Street killer to sue Duntroon over military abuse

Hoddle Street mass murderer Julian Knight.

Michael Inman Hoddle Street mass murderer Julian Knight has launched legal action against the Commonwealth over alleged abuse he suffered as a cadet at Duntroon.

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.

Custody case leads to kidnap and prison

Michael Inman Two men who abducted, drugged and robbed another man over a custody dispute last year have been jailed.

ACT kidnap accused denied bail for second time

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Michael Inman A Canberra father allegedly kidnapped and repeatedly hit his 10-month-old son after earlier beating his mother and his partner, a court has heard.

Man found guilty of masturbating in public

Michael Inman A Braddon alcoholic who masturbated on a northside park bench has been told he will be jailed if he continues to offend when intoxicated.

Men charged over Red Hill home invasion that left victim with detached retina

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Michael Inman The victim of a violent home invasion was beaten so badly the retina in his left eye detached, a court has heard.

Canberra man caught drink-driving three times in four hours

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Michael Inman A Crace man caught drink-driving three times in just more than four hours cannot remember committing the offences, a court has heard.

Dickson man threatened police, possessed a silencer, court hears

Michael Inman A Dickson man accused of stalking and threatening to kill police has been charged with possessing a gun silencer.

AIE announces $46 million expansion plan for Canberra

A Canberra computer animation academy has announced it will spend about $46 million over the next decade to transform itself into a major education player in the capital.

Michael Inman A private Canberra academy has announced it will spend about $46 million over the next decade to transform itself in a major education player in the capital.

Plans to make Watson an education hub

Michael Inman Proposals to open federal funding to private education providers could pave the way for an education precinct in Canberra's north.

Mother's Day classic draws big crowd

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Michael Inman Almost 6500 runners took part in the Canberra leg of the Mother’s Day Classic on Sunday.

John Papalii pleads guilty to supermarket robbery

West Belconnen Warriors forward John Papalii.

Michael Inman John Papalii has pleaded guilty to robbing and attempting to rob two Canberra supermarkets in December.

Alleged drug trafficker charged with further two offences

Michael Inman An alleged drug trafficker sold uncover police more than $120,000 worth of cocaine in three deals in Crace, police allege.

Man accused of groping women put behind bars

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Michael Inman A Canberra magistrate has refused to accept the guilty pleas of a Gordon man accused of groping and indecently assaulting three women in Civic on Wednesday morning.

Man jailed for 28 months for assault of jewellery theft

Michael Inman A Watson man who accused a friend of thinking he was ''so bling'' before he stole more than $14,000 in gold jewellery from him has been jailed.

Weapons drawn as man rushed police, ACT Magistrates Court told

Michael Inman Police were forced to draw guns after a man allegedly threatened them with an incendiary device, a court has heard.

Man held over laptop theft has long record

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Michael Inman A man accused of robbing a pub patron while armed with a screwdriver was wanted by police, a court has heard.