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Bennell jury told to 'cast revulsion aside'

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The lawyer tasked with defending former football coach Barry Bennell against dozens of child abuse claims has asked jurors to disregard his status as a convicted paedophile.

Barry Bennell trial: jurors urged to set aside 'revulsion'

The Guardian

Ex-coach became ‘sitting target’ after admitting to child sexual offences, says defence barrister

Barry Bennell trial: Jurors must put 'revulsion' aside

www.bbc.co.uk

Ex-football coach became a "known target" after admitting offences in the 1990s, his defence says.

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