Child sexual abuse victim awarded more than $762k in damages by ACT Supreme Court

Soofia Tariq
By Soofia Tariq
Updated August 4 2022 - 10:57am, first published August 3 2022 - 7:30pm

A historical child sexual abuse victim has successfully sued her abuser and has been awarded more than $762,000 in damages by the ACT Supreme Court.


Soofia Tariq

Soofia Tariq

Cadet Journalist

Soofia joined the Canberra Times in 2022 as the cadet. She previously interned and was an audio producer at The Guardian Australia. She has also worked at 2SER Radio and City Hub Sydney. Her email is

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