ACT government looking at criminalising coercive control

Lucy Bladen
By Lucy Bladen
March 9 2021 - 3:00pm
Under the territory's family violence act, coercion is listed as a form of family violence. Picture: Shutterstock

The ACT government has thrown its support behind the criminalisation of coercive control but it may already be addressed by current legislation, the Attorney-General says.

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Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au

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