CSE trial: Barristers claim rape accused men ‘wrongly identified’

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BARRISTERS defending two men accused of rape have claimed the alleged victim has wrongly identified the pair. Nabeel Kurshid (34), of Weetwood Road, Rotherham, and Iqlak Yousaf (34), of Tooker Road, Rotherham, are accused of raping the girl between 2002 … Continue reading

Jurors hear ‘secret recording’ of suspected rapist targeting alleged victim

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A WOMAN who says she was sexually exploited as a teenager told a court she was “scared” when her alleged abuser confronted her in the street and followed her home years later. The 31-year-old told Sheffield Crown Court that Mohammed … Continue reading

Girl given ecstasy and abused ‘every night’, jury told

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A SCHOOLGIRL was given class A drugs and alcohol by a group of men and forced to have sex “every single night”, a court has heard. Four men are on trial for sexually exploiting the girl between 2001 and 2003 … Continue reading

Child abuse trial: ‘We needed help,’ says aunt of pregnant teenage sisters

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TWO sisters were both made pregnant as schoolgirls after becoming involved with older Asian youths and men, a court has heard. The sisters’ aunt told a jury she scoured the streets looking for her nieces — but knew there would … Continue reading

Girl: “By age of 16, I’d slept with 100 Asian men”, court told

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A GIRL was trafficked around the country and had sex with “100 Asian men” by the time she was 16, a court heard. The alleged victim, now aged 32, said she had been taken to locations such as Birmingham, Manchester … Continue reading

Girl given cannabis and sexually abused in factory, jury told

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A SCHOOLGIRL was given cannabis and made to perform sexual acts on a man in an abandoned factory, a court has heard. The alleged victim, who was aged between 13 and 15 at the time, said in a police interview … Continue reading

Protests as 18 defendants appear in court charged with child sex exploitation offences in Huddersfield

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Seventeen men and a woman have appeared in court charged with offences relating to the alleged sexual exploitation of children in Huddersfield. More than 20 police were on duty outside the West Yorkshire town’s magistrates’ court as the defendants appeared … Continue reading