Chief Justice Lucy McCallum plays 'long game' amid community 'angst' over sentencing

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By Blake Foden
Updated July 15 2022 - 9:25am, first published 9:20am
Chief Justice Lucy McCallum, who says intensive correction orders are not "soft". Picture: Karleen Minney

Chief Justice Lucy McCallum says her focus is on "the long game" as debate rages over the effectiveness of sentences imposed on traffic offenders in the ACT.

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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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