'There's been a break-down': DVA payment delay halts testing for terminally ill veteran

Doug Dingwall
Updated July 2 2021 - 2:53am, first published August 27 2019 - 4:30am

The time Kelly Keats has left with her husband Alan is precious.

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Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Parliamentary bureau chief

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' parliamentary bureau chief. He writes about government and federal politics, and has an interest in integrity, industrial relations and foreign affairs. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award for his reporting. Contact him on

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