Protesters arrested after Parliament House clash, new charges over Old Parliament House fire

Miriam Webber
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By Miriam Webber, and Blake Foden
Updated January 13 2022 - 10:20am, first published 6:00am

Two more people have been charged in connection with the fire that damaged Old Parliament House late last month, with one of them among four protesters taken into custody during a clash with police outside the current national parliament.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

City reporter

I'm the Canberra Times' city reporter, digging into how the capital is developing and the issues affecting residents, businesses and community organisations. Drop me a line at miriam.webber@canberratimes.com.au

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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.