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Barr rejected Elara owners' desperate plea for financial support

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
October 11 2020 - 1:30pm
Elara apartment Melanie Bicket described being filled with "hopelessness and fear" at the prospect of being stuck living in a defect-ridden building. Picture: Matt Loxton

The Barr government absolved itself of responsibility for the Elara apartment's disaster, rejecting the owners' plea for $6 million in compensation to help pay for repairs to their defect-plagued complex.

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Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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