Journalist appeals 'unjust, unfair' Don Burke defamation decision

By Blake Foden
February 7 2020 - 12:00am
Television personality Don Burke during an A Current Affair interview, in which lawyers for journalist Wendy Dent claim he defamed her. Picture: Nine Network

Lawyers for a woman who lost a defamation case against television personality Don Burke have appealed against the decision, arguing it was "unjust, unfair and not in accordance with the law".



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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