Tag: indecent assault

Jail term and $22,000 reparations for doctor’s indecencies

February 21, 2018 | By More
Jail term and $22,000 reparations for doctor’s indecencies

A Christchurch doctor has been jailed for four years three months for a sexual violation and indecent assaults involving 10 male patients and he must pay them a total of $22,000 as reparations.

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Sentencing for doctor on indecency charges

February 21, 2018 | By More
Sentencing for doctor on indecency charges

Christchurch GP Rakesh Kumar Chawdhry, 62, due for sentence at 2.15pm on 11 charges of indecently assaulting male patients by fondling them during examinations, and one charge of unlawful sexual connection. He was found guilty by Judge Jane Farish after a Christchurch District Court trial that began in November 2017, and involved 14 complainants. She […]

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Victim of sex offending tells of suicide attempts

January 27, 2018 | By More
Victim of sex offending tells of suicide attempts

An under-age girl has repeatedly tried to commit suicide after becoming the victim of 43-year-old Michael Francis Goodwin’s sex offending.

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Doctor convicted on indecency charges

January 17, 2018 | By More
Doctor convicted on indecency charges

A 62-year-old Christchurch doctor evitably faces a “lengthy term of imprisonment” after his conviction on unlawful sexual connection and indecently assaulting male patients.

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Complainants’ evidence suppressed in doctor trial

November 13, 2017 | By More
Complainants’ evidence suppressed in doctor trial

Evidence from 14 men alleging indecencies by a Christchurch doctor has been suppressed until later in the three-week Christchurch District Court trial.

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Sex offender’s ‘mindset’ brings jail term

August 30, 2017 | By More
Sex offender’s ‘mindset’ brings jail term

A man’s continuing denials of sex offending by touching two girls has led to a 20-month jail term.

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Stupefying of sex victims alleged

August 4, 2017 | By More
Stupefying of sex victims alleged

A 60-year-old North Canterbury man charged with sex offending against six women or girls – including stupefying three of them – has been remanded on bail at the Christchurch District Court.

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Synthetic cannabis led decline into jail

July 24, 2017 | By More
Synthetic cannabis led decline into jail

Synthetic cannabis sent a man into a slide that has led to his jailing for indecently assaulting and grooming a 13-year-old girl and registration as a child sex offender.

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Bedroom confusion defence accepted

July 5, 2017 | By More
Bedroom confusion defence accepted

A jury has accepted that a man’s drunken bedroom confusion led to his arrest for indecent assault, but he has been fined $250 for punching the boyfriend of the woman he was accused of groping.

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Bedroom confusion cited in indecency trial

July 4, 2017 | By More
Bedroom confusion cited in indecency trial

A man says a party ended with a drunken confusion of bedrooms which led to him being charged with groping a woman as she slept.

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