TONY SPEARS, QMI AGENCY
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His seven-year-old daughter slapped him across the face as he grappled with her in her bed.
Even that didn’t stop his probing hands.
But a judge found the man was asleep and in the grip of sexsomnia when he sexually touched his daughter in the dead of night.
The 50-year-old man, who can’t be named to protect the identity of his daughter, was deemed not criminally responsible for his actions in a hard-won victory for defence lawyer Ken Hall. He’ll be under the supervision of the Ontario Review Board.
Dec. 11, 2010, started pleasantly enough — drinks with a buddy while his wife prepared for a craft show the next day. Wandering home after midnight, exactly what happened next may never become clear.
A police interview and two trials — the first ended in a mistrial — led to a number of different versions of events coming before the court.
Source: http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Crime/2015/02/17/22241376.html?cid=rssnewscrime 26 Feb 2015