Canberra's drug and alcohol sentencing option will favour rehabilitation over jail time

Kimberley Le Lievre
December 1 2019 - 4:30am

The ACT's new Drug and Alcohol Sentencing List will accept 35 people from when it starts on December 3 until June 2021 as the program is trialled in Canberra.

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Kimberley Le Lievre

Kimberley Le Lievre

Editor - Sunday Canberra Times

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Blake Foden was a court reporter at The Canberra Times.

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