Rotherham abuse trial: Heroic victims’ evidence brought down grooming gang despite intimidation and death threats

Brave victims of a violent child grooming gang brought their abusers to justice through their courageous testimony in court – despite facing intimidation and death threats.

The 12 women who gave evidence in the two-month trial against the Hussain brothers and their associates were repeatedly called ‘liars’ by defence barristers and accused of inventing their stories in an attempt to claim compensation from South Yorkshire Police and Rotherham Council.

Read on… http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/rotherham-abuse-trial-heroic-victims-evidence-brought-down-grooming-gang-despite-intimidation-and-death-threats-1-7747342

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