Parents of Dean Brice push for change after coronial inquest into drug overdose death

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By Blake Foden
Updated July 1 2022 - 7:26am, first published 3:00am
Dean Brice, right, with his mother Caterina Brice. Picture: Supplied

A coroner has challenged the ACT government to consider legislative changes that would allow authorities to force mentally ill addicts into drug rehabilitation.

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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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