#IBelieveHer Trending Number One In Ireland

#IBelieveHer Trending Number One In Ireland
Tuáthla Lucey
Tuáthla Lucey

28 Mar 2018

This afternoon, all four defendants were found not guilty in the Belfast Rape Trial

26-year-old Paddy Jackson had denied vaginally raping the 19-year-old woman. He was also acquitted of one count of sexual assault.

25-year-old Stuart Olding was acquitted of one count of oral rape. 

Their friend Blane McIlory was acquitted of one count of exposure.

Another friend Rory Harrison was acquitted of perverting the course of justice and withholding information.

Since the news broke, the #IBelieveHer tag has been trending on the various social media platforms.

Check out the tweets here.

There are rallies being organised in support of the girl in Belfast, outside the courthouse, Dublin at the Spire and in Limerick at Bedford Row tomorrow at 12.30 PM. 

 

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