Lawyer backs naming of sex abuse suspects despite anonymity campaign



"Many dangerous offenders" are only in jail because they were publicly named when they were arrested on suspicion of sex crimes, a lawyer has claimed, as a campaign to guarantee suspects anonymity gathers pace.
Richard Scorer, a specialist abuse lawyer at Slater and Gordon, the firm which represented victims including those of Rolf Harris and Max Clifford, said the publicity gave those targeted the confidence to come forward because they realised they were not the only ones.
On Monday Sir Cliff Richard and broadcaster Paul Gambaccini are set to throw their weight behind a campaign... read more

 
16 October 2016 in Regional East, Views: 23
Source: Belper News
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