TORONTO — The intercourse assault trial of Canadian musician Jacob Hoggard is ready to renew in Toronto at this time.
The Crown completed presenting its proof early final week, and the defence is anticipated to start making its case at this time.
Hoggard, the frontman for the band Hedley, has pleaded not responsible to 2 counts of sexual assault inflicting bodily hurt and certainly one of sexual interference, a cost that pertains to the sexual touching of an individual beneath 16.
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The costs relate to incidents involving two complainants, certainly one of whom was a teen on the time.
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Prosecutors allege Hoggard organized to have the complainants meet him at Toronto-area resorts, the place they allege he violently and repeatedly raped them, leaving them bleeding and bruised.
The defence, in the meantime, argues Hoggard had consensual intercourse with the complainants.
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