Years behind bars for cruel offender

August 30, 2023 8:33 am in by

A Southern Tasmanian man will have to serve at least 11 years of an 18.5-year sentence for crimes including persistent family violence and rape.

The ABC reports the 46-year-old offender, who can’t be named to protect the identity of his victims, pleaded guilty to abusing and controlling four ex-girlfriends.

The conduct included threats to kill, leaving all four women with PTSD diagnoses.

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Survivors hugged each other in the Supreme Court in Hobart as the sentence was handed down.

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