16 Dec 2020

Taxpayer bill over Mallard's legal dispute may climb further

From Checkpoint, 5:41 pm on 16 December 2020

The total cost to taxpayers from Trevor Mallard's false rape claim could keep climbing, with news of further legal action still underway.

The revelation came at Parliamentary select committee this afternoon, in which Mr Mallard fronted up for the first time to say sorry.

Here's our deputy political editor Craig McCulloch.