Historical child abuse law 'always apt to create confusion': ex-DPP

Tim Piccione
Updated May 24 2024 - 3:58pm, first published 11:06am

The ACT's former acting top prosecutor described historical child sexual abuse legislation as "poorly drafted and always apt to create confusion" in a letter to the Attorney-General.

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Tim Piccione

Tim Piccione

Court reporter

Tim is a journalist with the Canberra Times covering the ACT courts. He came to the nation's capital via the Daily Advertiser in Wagga. Contact: tim.piccione@canberratimes.com.au.

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