Killer Lily Ridgeway appealing manslaughter conviction

February 26 2024 - 5:00am

MORE than two years after she was found guilty of stabbing Jason Adams to death at Raymond Terrace, Lily Ridgeway will attempt to have her conviction overturned as part of an appeal to the state's highest court.

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Sam Rigney

Court Reporter

Sam began his Newcastle Herald career as a night police reporter in 2011. He is an experienced court reporter who has won two national court reporting awards, including the Kennedy Award for Outstanding Court Reporting for his coverage of the Hunter's worst serial rapist. Before working at the Herald, Sam was a sports journalist with the Maitland Mercury where he won awards for his coverage of the Newcastle Rugby League salary cap scandal. Sam is a Novocastrian born-and-bred.

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