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Anti-mask ‘sovereign citizen’ granted bail after allegedly coughing on woman in Melbourne cafe – ABC News

A magistrate grants bail to Mandy Crerar, who identifies as a “non-constitutionalist”, but warns her not to leave her house without a mask, saying the pandemic is real and killing people every day.

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A self-proclaimed sovereign citizen accused of deliberately coughing on a woman in a Melbourne cafe has been granted bail.
Key points:

  • The cafe’s owner offered Mandy Crerar a mask but she allegedly refused and began screaming
  • She was released from jail on a $5,000 surety and must abide by strict conditions
  • The magistrate said coughing would normally be a low-level offence, but not in a pandemic

But Mandy Crerar, 58, will first have to undergo a mental health …

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