Dan Taylor secures acquittal of man charged with multiple rapes

February 12, 2024

Following a six-day trial at Canterbury Crown Court, Dan Taylor secured the unanimous acquittal of a man charged with rape, said to have been committed over an 18 month period.

The allegations were alleged to have occurred during a relationship between the defendant and complainant and involved allegations of physical and sexual violence. The defendants’ case was that there was no violence, and all sexual contact within the relationship was consensual.

Dan was instructed by Martyn Hewitt of Martyn Hewitt and Co. Solicitors. He is regularly instructed to prosecute and defend in cases which involve allegations of a sexual nature. Read more: [Dan Taylor Profile]