Public officials could face jail time over Robodebt scandal

Justine Landis-Hanley
Updated July 11 2023 - 2:00pm, first published 5:30am

Public officials could be facing up to five years jail under potential criminal charges for their role in the robodebt scheme, legal experts say.

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Justine Landis-Hanley

Justine Landis-Hanley

Federal politics and public sector reporter

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter at The Canberra Times, with an interest in integrity, regulation, and social services. Contact me with tips and feedback at

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