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Not yet possible to say coronavirus would preclude fair Bernard Collaery hearing: judge

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By Blake Foden
Updated March 20 2020 - 10:00am, first published 2:45am
Canberra lawyer Bernard Collaery, who is fighting allegations that he breached national security laws. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

The case of a Canberra lawyer accused of breaching national security laws appears set to proceed as planned after an ACT Supreme Court judge said it was not yet possible to say the coronavirus pandemic would preclude a fair hearing.

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Blake Foden

Canberra Times court reporter

As a journalist, I've covered everything from a royal tour and a terror attack to international sport. After stints in New Zealand, the UK and the Canary Islands, I returned to Australia in 2018. These days, I cover the ACT and Queanbeyan courts.

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