Man involved in Old Parliament House fire avoids prison

By Dominic Giannini and Tess Ikonomou
Updated February 23 2024 - 4:40pm, first published 4:38pm
Bruce Shillingsworth Jr was found guilty for his role in a major fire at Old Parliament House. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
Bruce Shillingsworth Jr was found guilty for his role in a major fire at Old Parliament House. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)

A man involved in a blaze at Old Parliament House that caused millions of dollars in damage has been sentenced to an 18-month suspended prison sentence but a longer than usual good behaviour bond.

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