Board of inquiry released Sofronoff report to 'select media outlets' without ACT government authorisation

Jasper Lindell
Updated August 3 2023 - 6:53pm, first published 4:50pm
Chief Minister Andrew Barr, left, and Shane Rattenbury. Picture by Elesa Kurtz
Chief Minister Andrew Barr, left, and Shane Rattenbury. Picture by Elesa Kurtz

The board of inquiry examining the Parliament House rape trial released its report without government approval to some media outlets under an embargo, a process which has "harmed people involved", the ACT government has said.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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