Weston Creek skatepark stabber should be spared further jail time, barrister David Barrow tells ACT Supreme Court

By Blake Foden
Updated July 30 2022 - 2:26am, first published July 29 2022 - 8:30am
Police at the scene after the deadly skatepark brawl. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

The boy acquitted of a Canberra skatepark killing has already been substantially punished for an associated stabbing, his barrister has told a court while arguing against further jail time.



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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