Prosecutors intend to run retrial of Bruce Lehrmann, who allegedly raped Brittany Higgins at Parliament House

Updated October 31 2022 - 7:40pm, first published 1:00pm
Prosecutor Shane Drumgold SC, centre, has confirmed he intends to try Bruce Lehrmann, left, again over the alleged rape of Brittany Higgins, right. Pictures by Karleen Minney, James Croucher

The ACT's top prosecutor has confirmed his office intends to proceed with a retrial of former Liberal Party staffer Bruce Lehrmann, who is accused of raping Brittany Higgins.


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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