Court orders retrial for Ched Evans after he won appeal

Court orders retrial for Ched Evans after he won appeal

A former Manchester City and Norwich City player, Ched Evans has won an appeal against his rape conviction on April 20, 2012 by a jury at the Carnarvon Crown Court who handed him a five year jail term for raping a 19-year-old girl.

Court orders retrial for Ched Evans after he won appeal

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Evans’ appeal was lodged after new evidence was discovered although the basis of the plea made to the Court of Appeal would not be made known.

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It is not yet known whether there would be monetary compensation to the player who has since been unable to find a club and has yet to play competitive football.

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