Anne Faul secures unanimous acquittal for client in sexual assault case

Anne Faul instructed by the Ms Emma Randall of the Purkiss Partnership, secures acquittal (unanimous verdict) for her client who was indicted to stand trial in respect of an offence of sexual assault of a child under 13, contrary to section 7(1) of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.

It was the prosecution’s case that the Defendant had sexually assaulted his granddaughter in law who was 12 years old. The case included the pre-recorded cross examination of the complainant pursuant to Section 28 of the Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999.

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