Comedian groomed suicide boy
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BA pilot guilty of grooming Indian boy for sex by showering him with gifts during stopover and possessing child porn videos
08 October 2014 04:10:29 News | Mail Online
Fromer British Airway captain Bartle Frere, 50, from Shipton Gorge, Dorset, has been found guilty of soliciting sex from underage boys while on stopovers in India.
All News 08 October 2014 04:10:29
15 August 2014 22:29:48 mirror - News
The comedian and Mirror guest columnist hopes people suffering symptoms of depression talk to someone and seek help
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12 August 2014 15:46:53 mirror - News
The former footballer was discussing the comedian's death this morning but said what suicides leave behind is 'diabolical'
All News 12 August 2014 15:46:53
09 June 2014 03:22:20 News | Mail Online
A teenage Justin Welby rediscovered his Christian faith after dealing with the suicide of a teenage boy while on his gap year in Kenya, a new book has revealed.
All News 09 June 2014 03:22:20
24 May 2014 00:47:43 BBC News - UK
An inquest hears that a 17-year-old boy killed himself after receiving violent threats on Facebook.
All News 24 May 2014 00:47:43
TV comedian accused of grooming teenager who killed himself uses top libel lawyer to explain himself to boy's family
13 April 2014 12:07:13 News | Mail Online
Last night the parents of Ben Cowburn spoke of their dismay at the TV comedian’s use of high-profile libel lawyers Carter-Ruck to make the approach.
All News 13 April 2014 12:07:13
25 March 2014 16:42:18 UK headlines
Ben Cowburn, 18, was haunted by seeing a famous comedian's face on TV and in magazines in the weeks before he took his own life, an inquest has heard
All News 25 March 2014 16:42:18
Why has comic who 'groomed' overdose boy not been named? MPs criticise decision and say public should be concerned if 'deals are being done behind closed doors'
24 March 2014 03:47:31 News | Mail Online
An inquest has heard the gay comedian ‘took advantage’ of Ben Cowburn (pictured). But under an informal agreement his identity has been protected, and called 'Mr X' at an inquest.
All News 24 March 2014 03:47:31
23 March 2014 13:28:04 UK headlines
A teenager committed suicide months after a relationship with a male television comedian, telling a nurse he felt "humiliated" and that he was taken advantage of
All News 23 March 2014 13:28:04
12 March 2014 19:18:43 BBC News - UK
A review into the case of a nursery worker who abused boys calls for more robust procedures to detect offenders who seek to "groom parents".
All News 12 March 2014 19:18:43