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A man from Nottingham found guilty of raping and wounding a 22-year-old woman has been detained for an indeterminate sentence at a Young Offenders' Centre.
Joseph Moran was told he would have to serve a minimum term of six and a half years before he could be considered for release.
Sentencing, Judge James Sampson, said Moran posed a significant risk of serious harm to women and described the attack on his victim as sustained, savage and horrific.
Her injuries were so bad she was not recognisable by her own mother.
Julie Bowles gives her reaction to the sentencing of Charlotte Collinge.
Detective Superintendent Kate Mynell from Nottinghamshire Police speaking after the sentencing of Charlotte Collinge, found guilty of ordering the murder of husband Clifford Collinge.
Speaking at the sentencing of Charlotte Collinge and the two men, Stephen Shreeves and Kelvin Dale, who she ordered to kill her husband Clifford Collinge in October last year, the judge Mr Justice Treacy described Mr Collinge's attack as:
"A brutal attack by two men fuelled by alcohol and illegal drugs, who probably didn't even know his name"
The court also heard how Mr Collinge lay on the floor with fatally injuries for almost 20 minutes, while his wife walked past his dying body.
Charlotte Collinge has been sentenced to a minimum of 23 years for the murder of her husband Clifford Collinge.
The two men she ordered to kill him, Stephen Shreeves and Kelvin Dale, have both been jailed for a minimum of 18 years each.
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A Nottingham man has been found guilty of raping and wounding a 22-year-old woman as she walked home last year.
A Nottingham man has been found guilty of raping and wounding a 22-year-old woman as she walked home last year.Read the full story ›
A 19 year old man has been found guilty of the rape and assault of a young woman, after she was refused entry onto a late night bus.
The 22 year-old law student was 20 pence short of the £5 bus fare.
She asked the driver if he would wait, whilst she went to a cash point but he said no.
Nottingham Crown Court heard that she was attacked on the Forrest Recreation ground as she walked to meet her mother for a lift.
Joseph Moran from Sneinton in Nottingham has denied all charges.