Brewer jailed for indecent assault

A former Chetham's music director has been jailed for 6 years for indecently assaulting a pupil 30 years ago.

Michael Brewer was found guilty of five counts of indecent assault against Frances Andrade at Chetham's School of Music in Manchester.

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Sexual assault victim 'killed herself' after giving evidence

The woman at the centre of sex abuse allegations involving leading choir director Michael Brewer is thought to have killed herself during the trial, it can be reported today, after Brewer was convicted by a jury at Manchester Crown Court.

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