Brittany Higgins says she felt 'trapped, not human' during alleged rape by Bruce Lehrmann at Parliament House

Updated October 5 2022 - 9:53pm, first published 12:10pm

A jury has heard Brittany Higgins describe rebuffing an attempted kiss from a colleague in the weeks before she woke on a couch at Parliament House to allegedly find him raping her.


Blake Foden

Canberra Times court reporter

As a journalist, I've covered everything from a royal tour and a terror attack to international sport. After stints in New Zealand, the UK and the Canary Islands, I returned to Australia in 2018. These days, I cover the ACT and Queanbeyan courts.

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