ACT court sentences former cleaner Lauren Freshwater, 36, to jail after pointing makeshift flamethrower at victims

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By Toby Vue
Updated July 16 2022 - 12:48am, first published July 15 2022 - 7:30pm

A violent offender "undeterred by death" who punched a woman numerous times before pointing a makeshift flamethrower at her two victims may be "the most successful" at appealing some of her previous sentences, but it has done her "no good", a magistrate has said.

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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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