A former social worker has been jailed for 20years for historic sexual abuse that was carried out while employed at a children's home in Nottingham.
57-year-old Andris Logins,of Stiles Road in Arnold, had been found guilty of 15 counts of indecent assault and 4 counts of rape at a trial at Nottingham Crown Court.
In court prosecutor Mary Prior read out transcripts of the victim impact statements.
She told the judge Logins victims had had their self-esteem shattered, still suffered from nightmares, some had self-harmed, & some had drink problems.
She added that one of the victims had also taken an overdose last year.
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