Bernard Collaery
Barrister Bernard Collaery (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Lawyer Bernard Collaery

In a case expected to have major free speech ramifications, former ACT attorney-general and Canberra lawyer Bernard Collaery and former ASIS officer "Witness K" face jail after the government launched an extraordinary prosecution in relation to the bugging of the East Timorese cabinet.