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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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Tweeting arrests: nine bailed

Nine people arrested yesterday in connection with the alleged naming of the Ched Evans rape victim on Twitter have been released on bail pending further inquiries, say North Wales Police.

The five men and four women from Conwy, Denbighshire and Flintshire have been bailed until July, as have three men from the Sheffield area who were arrested and released on bail last week.

North Wales Police say their investigation is continuing and further arrests are expected.

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