Tag Archives: Rape

Twelve to go on trial over child sex abuse

TEN men charged with historic child sex offences against nine girls have pleaded not guilty to all the offences. The defendants were today split into two separate trials and will stand trial next year at Sheffield Crown Court. A trial … Continue reading

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Labour appoints independent expert to examine sexual harassment complaints

Labour appoints independent expert to examine sexual harassment complaints Top QC will lead probe into allegations prominent activist Bex Bailey was raped at a party event and then advised not to report it by a senior official. Labour will appoint an … Continue reading

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Labour ‘tried to cover up rape’

Party official suggested allegation would harm my career, says female activist A senior Labour official tried to cover up the alleged rape of a member of staff at a party event, it was claimed yesterday as the Westminster sex scandal … Continue reading

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Labour activist ‘warned’ about pursuing rape claim

A Labour activist has revealed she was raped at a party event and that a senior Labour official discouraged her from reporting the attack. Bex Bailey said she was told reporting the 2011 incident could “damage” her and that she … Continue reading

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Rotherham abuse: Man charged with nine sex offences

A MAN has been charged with rape and sexual assault as part of the National Crime Agency’s investigation into historic child abuse in Rotherham – dubbed Operation Stovewood. Darren Hyett (44), of Broom Chase, Rotherham, has been charged with three … Continue reading

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Solicitor General: Asian gangs must be handed longer sentences for targeting white girls

Judges must give longer sentences to Asian Muslim grooming gangs who abuse white teenage girls when there is evidence of racism, the Government’s senior legal advisor has said. Robert Buckland, the Solicitor General, told The Telegraph that racism “cuts all … Continue reading

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Historic child sex abuse inquiry – police arrest 16 people in West Yorkshire

POLICE investigating historic allegations of child sex abuse in the Kirklees area of West Yorkshire have this week arrested 16 people. They were arrested from addresses in Huddersfield and Bradford during a three-day policing operation. All 16, including one woman, … Continue reading

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