The OSI, which is examining potential war crimes in Afghanistan, will not be allowed to view material where witness were compelled to give evidence

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War crime investigators will not see evidence from Ben Roberts-Smith’s defamation trial that could lead to the contamination of their probe, a judge has been told.

On Wednesday, the federal court let the Office of the Special Investigator view a wide range of transcripts and evidence from the lengthy and hotly contested defamation proceedings.

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