Alex Hepburn, 23, was found guilty of oral rape but cleared of a further count of rape relating to the same victim after a four-day trial at Worcester crown court. She told jurors she had earlier had consensual sex with Clarke, an England Lions batsman, following a night out in April Jurors were told Clarke left his bedroom to be sick in a bathroom, where he passed out, leaving the woman asleep on a mattress in his room.
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A cricketer raped a sleeping woman after she had consensual sex with one of his teammates following a night out, a court has heard. Worcestershire CCC player Alex Hepburn, who denies the charge, is alleged to have helped set up a sexual conquest "game" with friends on WhatsApp. He is accused of attacking the woman in a dark bedroom shortly after she had sex with teammate Joe Clarke.
Lord Carloway, the lord justice general, gave his ruling after a man charged with rape claimed that his partner had allowed him to have sex with her while she was unconscious. He lodged a special defence that stated that at the start of their relationship the woman consented to be woken by him having sex with her and that consent was never retracted. At a preliminary hearing a judge refused a request to allow the special defence and relating evidence to go before a….
A cricketer has been found guilty of raping a sleeping woman during the first night of a sexual conquest competition he helped set up on a WhatsApp group. Alex Hepburn, 23, was warned a jail sentence is inevitable for the attack on the the dozing victim, committed just days after he set the rules of the contest to have sex with as many new partners as possible. A jury found the former Worcestershire CCC all-rounder guilty of oral rape, but cleared him of a further count of rape relating to the same victim.
Published 29 April A man accused of the rape of woman while she was asleep who claimed that he had the consent of the complainer has had his appeal rejected. It was explained before a preliminary hearing judge that what this meant was that consent had been given at the start of the relationship and had never been withdrawn.
The jury in the trial of a cricketer accused of raping a sleeping woman has been discharged after failing to reach verdicts. In her evidence to the court on Tuesday, the woman, who cannot be identified, told the court she was initially asleep during the alleged attack and then wrongly assumed Hepburn was his then team-mate Joe Clarke. Hepburn, of Portland Street, Worcester, told the court on Wednesday that he only saw the woman after getting into bed beside her.
The Australian-born former Worcestershire all-rounder is said to have been fired up by the contest to sleep with the most women before carrying out the rape in April She realised she had been raped by Hepburn when he spoke in an Australian accent. She also described having to move back in with her parents, and going for therapy to deal with post-traumatic stress disorder.
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