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Brighton and Hove Albion players' 'arrogance' when assaulting teenager

The Argus: The Old Bailey,  London

1:03pm Wednesday 8th May 2013

Brighton and Hove Albion footballers were described as 'arrogant' as the prosecution case opened in the retrial of Anton Rodgers, Lewis Dunk, George Barker and Steve Cook at the Old Bailey today

Live: Brighton and Hove Albion players' sex assault retrial – victim's evidence

The Argus: The Old Bailey,  London

9:52am Wednesday 8th May 2013

The retrial of Brighton and Hove Albion players Anton Rodgers, George Barker and Lewis Dunk, along with former team mate Steve Cook has begun at the Old Bailey on charges of sexual assault. All but Dunk are also charged with voyeurism. The alleged victim gives evidence this afternoon

Brighton and Hove Albion footballers in court for retrial

The Argus: Anton Rodgers, left, arrives at the Old Bailey with his father, Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers, right – Dominic Lipinski/PA

9:10am Wednesday 8th May 2013

Three Albion players and a former Seagulls defender have returned to court to face a retrial

Brighton and Hove Albion footballers in court as season ends

The Argus: The Old Bailey,  London

9:00am Thursday 25th April 2013

Albion youngsters Lewis Dunk, 21, Anton Rogers, 20, and George Barker, 21, along with former Seagulls player Steve Cook, 21, are pencilled in to return to the Old Bailey for a retrial on May 7

Albion footballers re-trial set for season run-in

1:45pm Saturday 16th February 2013

Four Albion players will return to to the Old Bailey just days before a potential play-off semi-final.

Brighton and Hove Albion footballers face retrial

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

9:30am Friday 8th February 2013

Four Brighton and Hove Albion footballers are facing a retrial over claims they sexually assaulted a drunk teenage woman in a hotel room, after a jury at the Old Bailey failed to reach verdicts

Albion players set to face sex assault retrial

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

4:18pm Thursday 7th February 2013

The four footballers accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old woman face a retrial after a jury failed to agree on a verdict.

Not guilty verdict for voyeurism charge for Lewis Dunk

The Argus: Lewis Dunk arriving at the Old Bailey today  – Max Nash/PA Wire

4:11pm Thursday 7th February 2013

Not guilty verdict on voyeurism Lewis Dunk

Day 14: Jury asked for majority verdict in Albion players' sex assault trial

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

8:57am Monday 4th February 2013

Jurors are asked for a majority verdict in the trial of Brighton and Hove Albion players Anton Rodgers, 19, Lewis Dunk, 21, and George Barker, 21, and former team-mate Steve Cook, 21, who now plays for Bournemouth, at the Old Bailey. The quartet are accused of sex assault and voyeurism.

Jury still deliberating in Albion footballers' trial

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

9:10am Monday 4th February 2013

The jurors in the case of four Albion players accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old woman have been told to take their time deciding the men’s fate

Live Days 6-10: Albion players on trial for sex assault

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

8:39am Monday 28th January 2013

Brighton and Hove Albion players Anton Rodgers, 19, Lewis Dunk, 21, and George Barker, 21, and former team-mate Steve Cook, 21, who now plays for Bournemouth, are on trial at the Old Bailey accused of sex assault and voyeurism.

Footballers humiliated alleged victim, court told of ‘dismal conduct’

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

11:50am Thursday 31st January 2013

Brighton and Hove Albion footballers displayed a “litany of dismal conduct”, a court has been told

Albion footballer claims naked photos were ‘boy banter’

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

12:10pm Wednesday 30th January 2013

Brighton and Hove Albion footballer Anton Rodgers posed for semi-naked pictures with a young woman who appeared to be asleep, but said it was just “boy banter”

Sex pose with girl was ‘for laughs’ – Albion players' trial told

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

1:30pm Tuesday 29th January 2013

Brighton and Hove Albion footballer George Barker told a jury at the Old Bailey how he exposed himself while posing for pictures with an unconscious girl to amuse his team mates

Teammate shown images of exposed Albion players, court hears

The Argus: Albion players woke teammate to show him sexual assault picture, court hears

12:39pm Saturday 26th January 2013

A Brighton and Hove Albion player said his teammates woke him up giggling to show him a photograph of themselves exposed and sexually assaulting a young woman, a court heard

‘Footballers taunted me in the street’ Albion sex assault trial told

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

11:40am Friday 25th January 2013

The woman who accused four Brighton and Hove Albion footballers of sexually assaulting her wept as she screamed that they had taunted her in the street

Days 1-5: Albion players on trial for sex assault

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

11:13am Tuesday 22nd January 2013

Brighton and Hove Albion players Anton Rodgers, 19, Lewis Dunk, 21, and George Barker, 21, and former team-mate Steve Cook, 21, who now plays for Bournemouth, are on trial at the Old Bailey accused of sex assault and voyeurism.

Woman branded a 'liar' in court during Brighton and Hove Albion players' sex assault trial

The Argus: Clockwise from top left: Steve Cook, George Baker, Anton Rodgers and Lewis Dunk

11:10am Thursday 24th January 2013

A woman who said she was sexually assaulted by a group of footballers was branded a “prolific liar” who sought relationships with Albion players, during the trial at the Old Bailey

Footballers 'took photos in sex attack'

10:08am Wednesday 23rd January 2013

Four Brighton and Hove Albion players sexually abused an unconscious teenager and sent pictures to fellow footballers and staff at the club, a court was told.

Albion players appear at Old Bailey accused of sex assault

The Argus: Anton Rodgers

1:42pm Monday 21st January 2013

Three Albion players and a former Seagull have appeared in the dock at the Old Bailey.

Albion footballers in court for sex counts

9:04am Monday 21st January 2013

Four footballers will face trial at the Old Bailey today accused of sexual assault and voyeurism.

Albion players second court appearance over sex assault charge

11:32am Friday 6th July 2012

Three Brighton and Hove Albion footballers have appeared in court for the second time over an alleged sex assault on a woman.

Three Albion players appear in court on sex assault charges

11:38am Friday 11th May 2012

Four footballers, including three Brighton and Hove Albion players, have appeared before magistrates charged with sexual assault and voyeurism against a woman at a hotel



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