Australian director James Ricketson a good man, Cambodian court told

The Australian film-maker and alleged spy James Ricketson is a good man who helps the poor and is not involved in politics, a Phnom Penh court has been told.

Giving evidence before a bench of three judges on Monday, Chab Thy said she had known Ricketson for more than 20 years, since she was about 10.

“I was sleeping on the street with a bottle of water and a bunch of bananas,” she said.

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