Lehrmann is a political advisor who has worked for the Australian Liberal Party and was a former staffer for Senator Linda Reynolds.
As a senior advisor, he would have provided strategic advice and support to political leaders and helped develop and implement policies.
Lehrmann has been charged with sexual intercourse without consent—Brittany Higgins, who accused him of rape in the Parliament House office of former minister Linda Reynolds.
Who Is Bruce Lehrmann Girlfriend Alexandra?
A source has confirmed that Alexandra is Bruce’s girlfriend; she was seen with him during the trial.
Alexandra mentioned she called him the same night Brittany said she was raped on March 23, 2019, but he did not respond. His girlfriend mentioned she called him more than six times, but he never responded.
In a what’s app message, Bruce allegedly told his girlfriend that he could potentially receive millions of dollars in compensation through a defamation lawsuit against media outlets regarding their coverage of the rape allegations made by Brittany Higgins.
“If I’m named tonight, then says I’m up for millions in defamation,” he wrote. The message was read in the federal court on Thursday, March 16, 2023.
Although it has been confirmed that his girlfriend was present at the court during his hearing, no pictures or personal information has been out.
As per the report, he and Bruce’s girlfriend have separated since he was charged with rape.
Australian Political Advisor Trial Update
As per the report, The hearing is set to continue before Justice Michael Lee on March 23, when Mr Korn’s evidence and closing arguments are expected to be heard.
Lehrmann’s lawyer, Warwick Korn, will be available to give evidence in the coming weeks. The respondents in the case rely on defences of truth and qualified privilege.
Lehrmann testified in the Federal Court for the first time on Thursday regarding the alleged rape of Brittany Higgins.
He told Justice Michael Lee that he was outraged by the media coverage of Ms Higgins’ allegations and wanted to commence defamation proceedings.
Lehrmann is currently suing Network Ten and News Corp for defamation over their coverage of the rape allegations made by Higgins.
But the hearing continues, and no conclusion can be said until the last hearing.
There has been no finding against him till now, and he has continued to present his innocence.
So, hopefully, more information regarding the case and the charges against him will be revealed at the next hearing on March 23.
Additionally, he gave evidence in court on Thursday for the first time in a case related to the alleged rape.
Lehrmann appeared in the Federal Court and said he was outraged when Higgins’ allegations were aired in the media.
The charges were dropped later, citing concerns for Higgins’ mental health.
Lehrmann launched defamation action against Network Ten and News Corp for their coverage of rape allegations made by his former colleague in February 2021.