Child sex offences – belief as to age

November 2021 | Crime

D appealed against conviction for several child sex offences against the complainant who he had communicated with, groomed and engaged in sexual activity. He was sentenced to a total of six-and-a-half years in prison. At the time of the offences, D was 26 and the complainant was 14. The main issue at trial was whether …

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