The Court of Appeal have confirmed today that lawyers for Ched Evans have lodged an appeal against the former Welsh footballer's rape conviction. The 23 year old was sentenced to five years in April for raping a 19 year old woman in a Rhuddlan hotel last year. No hearing has yet been fixed.
Professional footballer, Ched Evans, has lodged an appeal against his conviction of rape.
North Wales police have met with Sky News after the broadcaster inadvertently revealed the victim's name in the Ched Evans rape case.
Online petition to remove convicted rapist Ched Evans from the PFA League1 Team of the Year reaches 5000.