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12th October, 2011

Man Cleared of Sexual Grooming and Sexual Activity With a Child

Tom Gilbart has successfully defended a man charged with grooming a 14 year old girl through Facebook and then having sexual intercourse with her. The defendant was acquitted after a seven day trial at Newcastle Crown Court which received substantial local press attention. Click here to read the full story.

 




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