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Anam Haque avoids jail for supplying drugs to children after 'unreasonable delay'

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By Blake Foden
Updated February 2 2022 - 12:23am, first published 12:00am
Anam Haque celebrates his freedom with a thumbs-up for reporters outside court on Tuesday afternoon. Picture: Blake Foden

A reptile breeder has avoided a jail sentence for supplying children with drugs because ACT police inexplicably dragged their feet and took more than three years to charge him.

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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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