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25 February, 2020
 

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1. Harvey Weinstein found guilty at rape trial

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/harvey-weinstein-found-guilty-at-rape-trial

Harvey Weinstein, the fallen titan of Hollywood whose sexual abuse of aspiring young female actors sparked the #MeToo movement, has finally been brought to justice after a New York jury found him guilty....

2. Convicted pedophile gets tougher sentence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/convicted-pedophile-gets-tougher-sentence

A convicted child molester's sentence has been increased from four to seven years, after he was found guilty on more charges during an appeal hearing in the Supreme Court...

3. Shocking details in Limassol torture case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/shocking-details-emerge-in-limassol-torture-case

A 21-year-old man was remanded in custody on Tuesday in connection with a case of suspected torture, with an 18-year-old male saying the suspect threatened to kill him if he didn't let him have his way...

4. Underage girl accuses young man of rape

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/underage-girl-accuses-young-man-of-rape

A 20-year-old male from Paphos is facing criminal trial next month following allegations that he raped an underage girl, while another young man is being accused of sexually abusing a girl in her early teens...

5. More young victims in child porn case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/more-young-victims-in-child-porn-case

More victims below the legal age are believed to have been involved in the production of child porn, with at least six victims described as boys from Cyprus...

6. Landlord jailed for child sexual exploitation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/landlord-jailed-for-child-sexual-exploitation

An elderly male, who rented out a property to a woman and her young daughter, has been sentenced to three years for having lewd conduct with a child for several years...

7. Convicted rapist’s ‘fatherly affection’ appeal flops

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/convicted-rapist-s-‘fatherly-affection-appeal-flops

The Supreme Court rejected an appeal this week from a man convicted of raping his 17-year-old step-daughter, citing a complete lack of basis in some of his arguments...

8. Online madam in north jailed in the UK

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/online-madam-in-north-jailed-in-the-uk

A British woman who was arrested in the north last year for abusing children in an online porn business, has been sentenced to twelve years and four months in the UK...

9. Man gets ten years for molesting preteens

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-ten-years-for-molesting-preteens

A local man has been sentenced to ten years in prison after he was found guilty in sex molestation case against two minors...

10. Lawyer criticises police in gang rape investigation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lawyer-criticises-police-in-gang-rape-investigation

Police are conducting DNA tests and examining mobile phones of twelve Israeli youths arrested in the Ayia Napa gang rape case, while allegations of abuse at the hands of law enforcement are also coming into focus...

11. New law criminalizes sex buyer behaviour

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-law-criminalizes-sex-buyers

The House has passed a law criminalizing customers who pay for sex with trafficked women, while it rejected an amendment that would provide a legal recourse for defendants who use a plea of ignorance as their defence...

12. House debates 'sex buyer' legislation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/house-debates-buying-sex-legislation

Two proposals in parliament on the purchase of sexual services have taken politicians and the public by storm, with human trafficking and sexual abuse of minors in the backdrop...

13. Father goes to prison for molesting daughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/father-sent-to-prison-for-molesting-daughter

A father in Nicosia was sentenced to seven years behind bars after he was found guilty for sexually molesting his own daughter...

14. Orestis case over but new details still shocking

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/orestis-case-over-but-details-still-shocking

Cypriot serial killer Nikos Metaxas began serving seven life sentences following his trial on Monday, with the public still trying to process the horrifying details of the case and possible future legal steps...

15. UK Cypriot jailed for sexually abusing minors

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-cypriot-jailed-for-sexually-abusing-minors

A Cypriot man living the United Kingdom has been sentenced to prison for 14 years after being found guilty of sexual harassment of a boy and a girl many decades ago...

16. New details emerge in Mitseros case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-details-emerge-in-mitseros-case

New information has emerged about a missing Nepalese woman believed to have been murdered by an alleged serial killer in Nicosia, suggesting immigration police did in fact search for her but on the assumption she was a runaway and not a missing person...

17. Larnaca abductor gets sixteen years

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abductor-gets-sixteen-years

The Larnaca abductor who kidnapped and drugged two school boys has been sentenced to 16 years in prison, with the criminal judges describing the case as unprecedented for Cyprus standards...

18. Perverted uncle in Limassol gets eight years

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/perverted-uncle-gets-eight-years

A man in Limassol was sentenced to eight years after he was convicted for sexually molesting and harassing his female niece up until she was thirteen...

19. Doubts raised over alleged rape of baby girl

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/doubts-raised-over-rape-of-baby-girl

Police are uncertain whether a five-month-old baby was a victim of rape, following shocking revelations during a medical exam in Nicosia where doctors said her hymen had been broken...

20. BBC explores plight of foreign students in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bbc-explores-plight-of-foreign-students-in-cyprus

A recent BBC story about foreign students in the north highlights many challenges that international students face in Cyprus, including unethical recruitment, exploitation and economic hardship...

21. Man accused of sexually molesting stepdaughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-accused-of-sexually-molesting-stepdaughter

A man from Limassol accused of sexually molesting his 17-year-old stepdaughter is in remanded custody until his criminal trial in March...

22. Child sex predator gets five years

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/child-sex-predator-gets-five-years

A 26-year-old man from Nicosia has been sentenced to five years after being found guilty of sexual harassment against teenagers...

23. Court throws out sexual assault conviction

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/court-throws-out-sexual-assault-conviction

An elderly man serving jail time for sexually abusing his young granddaughter has won an appeal, with the Supreme Court overturning the sentence citing lack of a fair trial...

24. Man sentenced for sexually abusing teen

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-sentenced-for-sexually-abusing-teen

A 48-year-old local man has been sentenced to four years after he was found guilty of sexually molesting a teenage girl who suffered from mental illness...

25. Child molester bill heads to Cabinet

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/child-molester-bill-heads-to-cabinet

A new tough bill on sex offenders is in the works that would give judges more leeway in setting terms for convicted child molesters who get out of jail, including where they can live and whether they can access online porn...

26. Man arrested after teens sent him nudes

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-arrested-after-teens-sent-him-nudes

A 20-year-old Nicosia man has been arrested on child porn charges following complaints he had forced teenage girls to send him photos of themselves completely naked...

27. Man sentenced in teen bride kidnapping case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-sentenced-in-teen-bride-kidnapping-case

A 21-year-old man in Nicosia got a suspended sentence in a bride kidnapping case involving a 13-year-old girl who claimed she was in love with him...

28. Man “madly in love” loses appeal in pedophile conviction

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-madly-in-love-loses-appeal-in-pedophile-conviction

A convicted pedophile lost his appeal case after telling the Supreme Court he was “madly in love” with a 10-year-old girl and he was simply acting out in a childish manner...

29. Man in north accused of raping daughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-in-north-accused-of-raping-daughter

A father in the north has been remanded in custody following allegations that he raped his teenage daughter on multiple occasions....

30. Cyprus gears up for a major cyberattack and cybercrime

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-gears-up-for-a-major-cyberattack-and-cybercrime
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