Child sex offender Benjamin Smith admits register breach as AIS grooming charges dropped

Updated September 21 2022 - 8:53am, first published 6:38am

A master's student has been released from jail after he admitted breaching child sex offender register requirements by repeatedly visiting a Canberra pool without telling police.


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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