Groper fails to get term cut
A Wigan con artist who molested a young woman as she slept has failed to convince top judges that the jail term for his sex crime was too tough.
Sean Liptrot groped the victim, aged in her 20s, after drinking alcohol.
And he was locked up for two and a half years at Liverpool Crown Court in March, after being found guilty of sexual assault.
That was in addition to another two-and-a-half-year sentence he was handed at Nottingham Crown Court in November last year, for his part in a high-value fraud.
The 51-year-old, of Swinley Lane, Swinley, this week challenged his jail term for the sexual... read more
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