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Started by Agaliarept on Mar 24, 2016 1:34:07 PM
Adam Johnson jailed for six years

Footballer Adam Johnson has been sentenced to six years for grooming and sexual activity with a girl aged 15.

Johnson was found guilty of sexual touching but cleared of one charge relating to another sexual act following a trial at Bradford Crown Court.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35891143

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Agaliarept - 24 Mar 2016 13:34:28 (#1 of 125)

Now this is done are we allowed to comment, safe of any libel risks?

dreams99 - 24 Mar 2016 13:35:34 (#2 of 125)

We've always been allowed to comment, as long as it isn't libellous.

Electro - 24 Mar 2016 13:37:24 (#3 of 125)

The judge imposed a restraining order banning Johnson from contacting the victim or her family.

Tadagee - 24 Mar 2016 13:37:37 (#4 of 125)

You're thinking of sub judice AR.

Agaliarept - 24 Mar 2016 13:39:09 (#5 of 125)

I didn't seem to recall any threads about this and wondered if that's why we were avoiding the subject..

pmcblonde - 24 Mar 2016 13:43:17 (#6 of 125)

I think there's been plenty of discussion on the Jimmy Savile thread in Media. It's become the all purpose sleb-abuser thread

Agaliarept - 24 Mar 2016 13:44:18 (#7 of 125)

Ah, of course.

Should've checked there first.

Rendered - 24 Mar 2016 13:44:38 (#8 of 125)

I'm sure the 5,000 'fans' of the Adam Johnson isn't a toucher Facebook group will be reacting to the news with reasoned good sense.

mentranilvavin - 24 Mar 2016 13:46:09 (#9 of 125)

He's had his England caps taken away too.

1MELSM - 24 Mar 2016 13:47:54 (#10 of 125)

Being struck from the record, is he? Perhaps he never played for Sunderland either. They'll be sharing out his goals-scored next.

Tenesmus - 24 Mar 2016 13:58:07 (#11 of 125)

The court was told the player had lodged an appeal against his conviction for sexual activity with the 15-year-old girl. (BBC)

Trebles all round for the lawyers.

Sunfish - 24 Mar 2016 13:58:55 (#12 of 125)

Hat-tricks, ffs

fogger - 24 Mar 2016 13:59:08 (#13 of 125)

The Adam Johnson Appeal Fight FB page is a quirky place.

'She should be named now shes legal' is a sample post.

Tenesmus - 24 Mar 2016 14:03:05 (#14 of 125)

I can only imagine the quality of the posts. Was she asking for it? Used her youthful charms to hook a vulnerable GBOL?

milhouse - 24 Mar 2016 14:03:28 (#15 of 125)

I do not at all condone what went on, however since that comment made by the judge that Adam will not see his daughter, I have been trying to clear up a point in my head.

Can that comment by the judge be deemed racist? You see, all over the country there are so many neegras (Muslims) on trial and being convicted of sexually abusing young white girls. Not simply sexual abuse but drugging them, kidnapping them, raping them and much more, as well as far worse (if anything can be worse) This abuse is carried out on these young girls over many years and their lives, emotions, trust, everything is ruined. Kidnapping can carry a life sentence, yet these neegras (who haven’t evolved as far other humans) are sentenced to silly terms of perhaps 3 to 7 years. So why has this judge warned a white, indigenous Englishman that he faces perhaps ten years behind bars?

It’s clear that Adam Johnson has learned his lesson, he has lost any chance of returning to his profession, so why should he be treated worse than, or any different from these neegras?

pmcblonde - 24 Mar 2016 14:04:20 (#16 of 125)

It's like bigotry bingo

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Tenesmus - 24 Mar 2016 14:07:23 (#18 of 125)

OK, I'm going in.

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Tenesmus - 24 Mar 2016 14:10:56 (#20 of 125)

Can't find it. I found the Adam Johnson Chemical Castration Appeal though.

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