Clare Dowse’s client acquitted in Gloucester rape and grooming trial

Clare Dowse has secured the acquittal of her young client at a trial in which he and a co-Defendant were accused of the rape of a 12-year-old girl, who was said to have been groomed and plied with alcohol and drugs.

The jury took less than an hour to clear both Defendants in a trial which caused considerable interest in the local community.

Clare was instructed by Jon Holmes of Holmes Morgan Clarke, Gloucester:



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