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Father who failed to call police when partner brutalised newborn baby in Goulburn loses criminal appeal

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By Toby Vue
Updated January 5 2022 - 11:40pm, first published December 30 2021 - 12:30am

A court has dismissed a man's appeal against his jail term for failing to get help after his domineering partner brutalised their newborn son, who then nearly died on an operating table, because he wanted to protect her instead.

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Toby Vue

Court reporter

Toby Vue joined The Canberra Times in April 2021 and is a court reporter after covering the round in NSW and Queensland. He has also reported on regional and rural affairs, local government and sport. He was a Sunday Canberra Times reporter. Email: t.vue@canberratimes.com.au.

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