Tense moment Brittany Higgins arrives at court for the first day of her accused rapist’s murder trial – as he sports a new beard
- Bruce Lehrmann’s jury trial at the ACT Supreme Court is due to start on Tuesday
- Lehrmann is accused of raping former Liberal Party staffer Brittany Higgins
- Lehrmann has pleaded not guilty to sexual intercourse without consent
- ACT Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucy McCallum will preside over the trial
A jury trial for the man accused of raping former Liberal Party staffer Brittany Higgins is due to start.
Bruce Lehrmann is charged with raping Ms Higgins at Parliament House in March, 2019.
Police allege the assault took place in the office of former defence minister Linda Reynolds.
Lehrmann has pleaded not guilty…