Lawyer for jailed ex-RTÉ journalist compares sex assault on sleeping victim with scenario where a woman wakes her partner by performing a sexual act
Mícheál Ó Leidhin, who was a political reporter for Raidió na Gaeltachta, fails in appeal over his conviction and sentence
December 01 2022 05:50 PM
A former RTÉ journalist who was jailed for 15 months for sexually assaulting a woman while she slept has lost his appeal against his conviction and sentence.
Mícheál Ó Leidhin (38) was a political reporter for Raidió na Gaeltachta and was found guilty by a jury in July for the sexual assault of the woman at his former home.