Kiama MP Gareth Ward absent in court as historic sexual abuse case begins

Grace Crivellaro
By Grace Crivellaro
Updated May 17 2022 - 6:07am, first published 3:00am
Nowra solicitor Robert Foster (inset) leaving Nowra Local Court on Tuesday after representing Kiama MP Gareth Ward. Picture: Grace Crivellaro.

Suspended Kiama MP Gareth Ward did not front court in person for the first mention of his historic sexual abuse offences, after he was charged by detectives in March.


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