Ched Evans's rape conviction

Nine people have each been ordered to pay a rape victim for revealing her name on social networks after footballer Ched Evans was convicted of raping her at Caernarfon Crown Court in April.

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Men accused of naming rape victim bailed

North Wales Police have confirmed that the three people arrested as part of their investigation into the naming of the victim in the Ched Evans rape case have been released on bail.

The arrests came after claims that the individuals had used the social networking site Twitter to name the woman.

All three have been bailed following questioning at Sheffield Police Station to return to a police station in North Wales in the near future.

Further arrests are planned and will be made in the forthcoming days

– DCI Steve Williams, North Wales Police

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