Man accused of raping teenage girl on cruise freed without charge on technicality

An Italian man accused of raping a British teenager on a Mediterranean cruise has been released without charge by Spanish authorities because of a legal loophole.

The 17-year-old girl was travelling with her parents on the MSC Divina when her alleged attacker, an 18-year-old, forced her into his cabin in the early hours of Thursday morning.

But the suspect was freed after a judge ruled he did not have jurisdiction over a case committed on a Panama-registered vessel in...
source: BreakingNews.ie

2019-04-15 13:07
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