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Murder victim Richard Cater's family disappointed by sentence for 'raving marauder'

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By Blake Foden
Updated December 16 2020 - 8:23am, first published 7:00am
Murder victim Richard Cater's son, Mark, speaks to the media outside court. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

The close-knit family of an elderly man brutally murdered outside his Canberra home in a random attack is "most disappointed" that his teenage killer will be free to walk the streets again within seven years.

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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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