Bruce Lehrmann accuses ABC of malice in defamation case over National Press Club speech

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Updated June 5 2023 - 6:33pm, first published 11:00am
Bruce Lehrmann, left, denies raping Brittany Higgins, right, at Parliament House. Pictures by Karleen Minney
Bruce Lehrmann, left, denies raping Brittany Higgins, right, at Parliament House. Pictures by Karleen Minney

Bruce Lehrmann has slammed the ABC's decision to televise a Brittany Higgins speech, accusing the network of acting with recklessness "so extreme it amounted to wilful blindness and constituted malice".

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Blake Foden was a court reporter at The Canberra Times.

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