Parents of Riharna Thomson sue over 'nervous shock' following fatal horse fall at Thoroughbred Park

By Blake Foden
Updated July 19 2022 - 6:52am, first published 1:30am
Riharna Thomson, who died in 2017 after falling off a horse. Picture: Facebook

The parents of a young rider who died after falling from a horse are suing the Canberra Racing Club and others for damages over what has been described as "nervous shock".



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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