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ACT Court of Appeal extends sentence imposed on former Christian pastor who sexually abused son

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By Blake Foden
March 26 2022 - 6:30pm

The ACT's top court has extended the jail sentence imposed on a former pastor who sexually abused his own son, after finding it did not reflect the gravity of his crimes or the "devastating harm" done to the victim.

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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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