Future criminal action in Lehrmann case a matter for DPP: ACT govt

Jasper Lindell
April 16 2024 - 5:30am

The ACT government has noted the Federal Court's finding that Bruce Lehrmann had, more likely than not, raped Brittany Higgins at Parliament House five years ago, but said any further criminal proceedings would be a matter for the territory's Director of Public Prosecutions.

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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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