Mistrial in case of Bruce Lehrmann, charged with raping Brittany Higgins at Parliament House

Updated October 27 2022 - 10:41pm, first published 10:23am

All 12 jurors in the Parliament House rape trial have sensationally been discharged after one of them disobeyed a judge's directions and took a problematic research paper into the jury room.


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.