Ex-Celtic youth coach to admit to at least two of eight child sex abuse charges ... but only if docs rule him fit to face trial
Former Celtic football coach Jim McCafferty will plead guilty to at least two of eight child sex charges he faces if doctors rule he is medically fit to do so, a court heard yesterday.
Scot McCafferty, 71, who had been living in south Belfast, was due to be formally face abuse charges following his arrest last December, but the case was adjourned for the fifth time in 85 days.
Lawyers for the prosecution and defence told Belfast Recorder Judge David McFarland that a recently received report from a psychiatrist indicated that McCafferty should be examined by other medical specialists.... read more
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