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Appeal for UK woman convicted over Cyprus rape claim

A British woman convicted of lying about being gang-raped in Cyprus is said to be "anxious but upbeat" ahead of her appeal at the country's Supreme Court.
1 month ago|London, United Kingdom

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Cyprus top court weighs Briton's false rape claim conviction

Lawyers for a British woman sentenced to a four-month suspended sentence for making up claims that she was gang raped by as many as a dozen Israelis during a vacation in Cyprus in 2019 are appealing to the country’s Supreme Court to overturn the conviction. A legal team is arguing at Thursday’s hearing that the lower court shouldn’t have admitted the woman’s written retraction of the rape claims as evidence because investigators obtained it aft…

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Cyprus gang rape case: Woman appeals against conviction for lying

Her legal team says she retracted the rape allegation while under extreme pressure from police.

1 month ago|United Kingdom
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UK woman found guilty of false gang-rape claim lodges appeal in Cyprus

Student, 21, who said Israeli tourists raped her, launches attempt to clear her name in supreme court

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
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British woman files appeal against Cyprus 'fake rape' conviction

NICOSIA - A British woman convicted for falsely claiming gang rape in Cyprus has filed an appeal to the island's Supreme Court, seeking to clear her name. The woman received a suspended four-month prison sentence in January 2020 in a case which sparked concern from Britain and activists about her treatment by Cyprus authorities. Lawyers for the defendant, who cannot be named for legal

1 month ago|United Kingdom
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Brit guilty of lying about gang-rape in Cyprus hoping to overturn conviction

A British women, from Derby, who claims she was pressured by police to withdraw her rape allegation was handed a suspended jail sentence last year after she was found guilty of public mischief

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
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British woman could have Cyprus rape claim conviction quashed, lawyers say

Now 21-year-old woman’s legal team will launch appeal at country’s Supreme Court on Thursday

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
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UK woman (21) convicted over Cyprus rape claim ‘anxious but upbeat’ as appeal starts

A British woman convicted of lying about being gang-raped in Cyprus is said to be “anxious but upbeat” ahead of her appeal at the country’s Supreme Court.

1 month ago|Ireland
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Cyprus top court weighs Briton's false rape claim conviction

Lawyers for a British woman sentenced to a four-month suspended sentence for making up claims that she was gang raped by as many as a dozen Israelis during a vacation in Cyprus in 2019 are appealing to the country’s Supreme Court to overturn the conviction

1 month ago|Washington, United States
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Briton's False Rape Conviction In Cyprus 'Unjust': Lawyers

A Cypriot court's conviction of a young British woman for lying about being gang-raped by Israeli tourists was a miscarriage of justice, lawyers appealing the ruling said Thursday. The unnamed woman, who was 18 at the time of her arrest, alleged she was raped by up to 12 Israelis in a hotel room at the seaside holiday resort of Ayia Napa in July 2019. She has accused Cypriot police of having forced her to sign a retraction statement, after which…

1 month ago|United States
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Appeal for UK woman convicted over Cyprus rape claim

A British woman convicted of lying about being gang-raped in Cyprus is said to be "anxious but upbeat" ahead of her appeal at the country's Supreme Court.

1 month ago|Ireland
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