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Stephen Porter jailed for child sex crimes after asking for bail to be revoked

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By Blake Foden
Updated December 6 2021 - 9:43am, first published 5:00am
Stephen Porter takes some of his final steps as a free man on Monday. Picture: Blake Foden

A former Canberra football coach has been locked up for child sex offences after taking the unusual step of asking a judge to revoke his bail.

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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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