MP waits nearly a year for trial on sex assault claims

By Jack Gramenz
Updated April 13 2023 - 5:13pm, first published 5:10pm
MP Gareth Ward will face one trial in Sydney over alleged offences there and on the NSW south coast. (Flavio Brancaleone/AAP PHOTOS)
MP Gareth Ward will face one trial in Sydney over alleged offences there and on the NSW south coast. (Flavio Brancaleone/AAP PHOTOS)

Recently returned Kiama MP Gareth Ward will wait almost a year to face trial in a Sydney court on sexual assault charges after a judge rejected a bid to have the allegations separated.

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