A JURY spent three hours and five minutes deliberating over the fate of a man accused of regular sexual abuse against his biological daughter. The sexual offences were alleged to have occurred in the s and included maintaining a sexual relationship with a child under 16, six counts of indecent treatment of a child under 16, that involved exposing himself and pornography, and procuring a sexual act by coercion. The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, said "thank you very much", left the dock and hugged a woman, who was in court supporting him. Over the two-day trial, defence barrister Bronwyn Hartigan pointed out how the woman's story had changed over the years.
There were shocking details in court Wednesday when a year-old man was sentenced to seven years for sexually abusing his stepdaughter, which included forcing her to perform oral sex on him when she was No details were made public during the verdict with the court saying they would hold a hearing for the stating of facts and handing down a sentence at a later date. He would touch the girl on her chest during the early years of the abuse while later, when the girl was 14, he would force her to perform fellatio on his penis. On Wednesday, June 27, the court heard that the step father would touch the girl on her chest during the early years of the abuse while later, when the girl was 14, he would force her to perform fellatio on his penis.
The man, who cannot be named, allegedly had a sexual relationship with his eldest daughter between and , when the girl was aged between seven and 12 years. In Brisbane District Court today, the year-old man pleaded not guilty to one charge of maintaining a sexual relationship with a child, seven charges of indecent treatment of a child, two charges of incest and three charges of rape. On the first day of his trial today, Crown Prosecutor Kerri-Lee Fredericks told a jury most of the charges related to the man forcing his daughter to perform oral sex on him when she lived with him and her two youngest siblings in Kingston, south of Brisbane.
A technician who used various means to force three of his daughter's friends to perform oral sex on him on four separate occasions was sentenced to 20 years in jail and 16 strokes of the cane yesterday. Once, the man acted as if he was possessed, frightening one of the year-olds into complying with his demands. He even pretended to return to normal afterwards and asked her what had happened. He drugged another girl by giving her sleeping pills before demanding oral sex, but she managed to escape from his clutches. However, he gave her so much Nitrazepam that she was hospitalised for three days for an overdose.