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Mark Stevens secures acquittal at Wolverhampton Crown Court

Mark Stevens appeared on behalf of the defence in a trial involving multiple counts of rape against a 14 year old girl over a period of 4 years.

Due to the age of the girl there was previously a ground rules hearing along with a significant amount of third party material.

Mark was able to secure acquittals on all counts.

Mark was instructed by M and N Solicitors, Birmingham.

3 years after being convicted of multiple rape counts, Oliver Weetch’s client is acquitted at his re-trial after the Court of Appeal overturn all of his convictions

In 2015, the client was convicted after trial of multiple counts of rape of a child under 13 and sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. In 2018, Oliver Weetch was instructed by Ashley Smith & Co to review the original case papers and advise on whether there may be arguable grounds of appeal against conviction. Read More …

William Mousley QC leads Michael Williams defending a man accused of drugging and raping men.

The defendant is accused of drugging and raping men who he met through the dating app, Grindr. William Mousley QC and Michael Williams are instructed by Stokes Solicitors.

The trial continues at Portsmouth Crown Court. Further details can be found at https://www.portsmouth.co.uk/news/crime/portsmouth-man-accused-of-drugging-and-raping-men-he-met-on-gay-hook-up-app-grindr-1-8472463

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