United Kingdom: seventh rape indictment for Benjamin Mendy

Published on 22 / 12 / 2020 18: 30

“id =” a 2427 b 14 – 633 d – 12 ec-aae8- 000 0d3a 2022 ab “> FRANCE 3 Article written by Benjamin Mendy was charged with seventh rape during his visit to British justice, Wednesday 18 December. The journalist Benjamin Delombre , takes stock of the situation, in duplex from London (United Kingdom).

The Wednesday pre-hearing 18 December was crucial for the footballer Benjamin Mendy . “[Il] has just been charged with a seventh rape.
The former defender, world champion in 2000, was already prosecuted for six rapes and a sexual assault, which allegedly took place between the fall 2020 and summer 2021 ”
, reports journalist Benjamin Delombre , duplex from London (UK).

Because of Benjamin Mendy’s seventh rape charge, the trial scheduled for the end of January was postponed until the summer 2021 . “During the hearing which took place Place this morning before the court of Chester in the north of England, Benjamin Mendy was also to indicate whether or not he was pleading guilty to the facts with which he is accused, continues the journalist. (…) If he pleads guilty, (…) he may be able to benefit from a reduced sentence. ” He incurs until 09 years in prison. ”
The new indictment could also postpone this decision “, concludes Benjamin Shade.

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