Eleanor Laws QC and Lucy Luttman secure acquittal of former Head Teacher in sex abuse case

October 5, 2014

Eleanor Laws QC and Lucy Luttman successfully defended a former Head Teacher of a Boys School in Brighouse, West Yorkshire. The Head Teacher was charged with nineteen charges of serious sexual abuse upon 4 former pupils. A jury found Peter Merrick, 67, not guilty of the offences alleged against him and he was acquitted on all counts.

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