Blake Foden, Canberra Times

Blake Foden

Canberra Times

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Recent:
  • Canberra Times
Past:
  • Daily Liberal
  • The Courier
  • The Land
  • The Sydney Morning Herald
  • Stuff.co.nz News

Recent articles by Blake:

Bruce Lehrmann trial over alleged Brittany Higgins rape rescheduled after Lisa Wilkinson Logies speech delay

The trial, which was delayed as a result of publicity stemming from a journalist's speech, is new set... → Read More

Canberra Comanchero commander Khaled Khoder pleads not guilty to drug trafficking

The Canberra Comanchero commander entered a not guilty plea through his lawyer on Tuesday. → Read More

ACT Supreme Court trial of alleged Brittany Higgins rapist Bruce Lehrmann may be delayed

The trial is due to begin next week, but lawyers representing the accused are no longer available. → Read More

ACT Supreme Court trial of alleged Brittany Higgins rapist Bruce Lehrmann may be delayed

The trial is due to begin next week, but lawyers representing the accused are no longer available. → Read More

'Shameless liar' might be responsible for Weston Creek skatepark murder, barrister David Barrow tells ACT Supreme Court

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. → Read More

Former Raiders centre Curtis Scott acquitted of assault over Kokomo's punch thrown in self-defence

The 24-year-old was on Monday acquitted of the assault charge that ended his Raiders career. → Read More

Canberra Comanchero commander Khaled Khoder granted bail after Melbourne Airport arrest

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. → Read More

Bruce Lehrmann set to stand trial as bid to halt case over alleged rape of Brittany Higgins fails

His application for a stay of criminal proceedings relating to allegations of a rape at Parliament House has... → Read More

Former CSIRO executive Mark Wallis admits defrauding government agency of more than $322,000

He obtained more than $322,000 worth of personal items, including a jet ski and expensive cars, using government funds. → Read More

Paula Russell, Thomas Jones appointed to ACT Magistrates Court as special magistrates

One is a former NSW judicial officer, while the other is an experienced Sydney barrister. → Read More

Mitchell Laidlaw pleads guilty to culpable driving charge after killing Sue Salthouse

The Ngunnawal resident, aged in his 30s, pleaded guilty on what was meant to be the first day... → Read More

Life-changing cystic fibrosis drug Trikafta to be listed on Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

"The difference from how I was to how I am is chalk and cheese," says one cystic fibrosis sufferer who has been taking the drug. → Read More

Nathaniel Coulter refused bail over alleged police pursuit across Campbell, Braddon

Police claim a drug-driver reached speeds 40km/h above the limit during a chase across Campbell and Braddon. → Read More

Chief Justice Lucy McCallum warns against public commentary on Brittany Higgins case ahead of Bruce Lehrmann rape trial

"The more people keep talking this case, the greater the risk that the prosecution will be stayed," the ACT's top judge says. → Read More

Chief Justice Lucy McCallum sets sights on jail overcrowding as she becomes ACT's top judge

Chief Justice Lucy McCallum says there needs to be a focus on "addressing endemic problems rather than coming in as a repairer". → Read More

Family of Charli Powell remembers 'beautiful girl' as Queanbeyan coronial inquest concludes

Charli Powell's family and friends have laid bare their pain in a statement to the inquest that is investigating her death. → Read More

Rosalind Cichacz 'dragged into' dealing drugs, Justice David Mossop says in ACT Supreme Court

The 49-year-old had a "very unsatisfactory" partner with a $700-a-day methamphetamine habit, a judge has said. → Read More

Kokomo's brawler pleads guilty to assault over fight in which Frederick Tuifua killed Pitasoni Ulavalu

The man hopes he can one day walk to the shops without fearing he will be shot by bikies seeking to avenge their leader's stabbing murder. → Read More

Peter Loeschnauer jailed over road death of CBR Brave player Lachlan Seary in Monaro Highway crash

The 29-year-old was drunk, on drugs and speeding when he rear-ended a rising ice hockey star, killing him. → Read More

Alleged former Rebels bikie Ryan Marshall pleads guilty to drugs, weapons charges after police raids

The 25-year-old alleged former Rebel was arrested in December, following police raids at two properties. → Read More