Evans tells of sex case ‘hell’

TRIAL: Nigel Evans arrives at court

TRIAL: Nigel Evans arrives at court

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Former deputy speaker Nigel Evans told a jury of his “absolute hell” after being accused of a string of sex assaults.

The Ribble Valley MP’s voice trembled with emotion as he spoke of his embarrassment and shock at being treated a suspect and having his private life laid bare for all to see.

Evans, 56, was asked by his defence barrister Peter Wright QC, what it was like as an MP after being arrested by police on serious charges and put in cells awaiting questioning.


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