|Foster father sex case discharged
Posted: 04 Aug 2009 04:51 AM PDT
A man has been released from charges of rape and unlawful sexual connection laid by his foster daughter in a jury trial at the High Court in Blenheim.
Facing 13 counts of rape and seven counts of unlawful sexual connection for incidents dating from the mid-1990s, the man pleaded not guilty to all charges yesterday.
But in court this morning Crown prosecutor Glen Marshall told the judge he had no further evidence.
|Dyersburg man under abuse investigation kills daughter, foster dad, himself, police say
Posted: 03 Aug 2009 10:16 AM PDT
Dyersburg police say a man from northwest Tennessee fatally shot the teenager daughter who had accused him of abuse, her foster father and then himself.