Bristol male convicted of raping 3 women in Fifty Shades of Grey-style relationships
May 28, 2016 - Fifty Shades of Grey
A BRISTOL male has been convicted of raping a lady during a Fifty Shades of Grey-style attribute of subjugation and domination.
Ryan Kennedy was convicted of a rape of dual other women over an eight-year period.
The 28-year-old was privileged of 3 other charges – dual of rape and one of attempted rape – though a jury during Gloucester Crown Court unsuccessful to strech verdicts on 8 other sex charges opposite him.
The jury of 10 women and 2 group was liberated after 3 days of concern and a assign was given dual weeks to confirm either to have a retrial on a unused charges.
Kennedy, of St Michael’s Hill, had denied raping a sum of 5 women.
He was purported by a assign to be “controlling and manipulative man” who dominated a women and took over their lives.
During a hearing a jury was told that a 28-year-old Bristol lady who had primarily frankly entered into a Fifty Shades-style attribute involving subjugation and defeat with Kennedy.
He had told her to use a complement of “safe words” formed on trade lights – “green” for go, “amber” for counsel and “red” for stop – to make certain he did not do anything though agree while she was tied up.
But a justice listened that he altered a manners to stop her from being means to intent to passionate acts and simply abandoned other victims when they told him to stop.
The justice was told Kennedy also attempted to take over a women’s financial affairs and amicable lives.
Ten of a charges opposite him were of rape, one of attempted rape, dual of attack by invasion and one of causing a lady to rivet in passionate activity though consent.
Kennedy was convicted of raping a Bristol woman.
He was found guilty of one assign of anally raping a 27-year-old lady from Middlesex though privileged on a second identical assign opposite her.
He was also convicted of raping a 24-year-old lady from Bath.
Kennedy was clear of raping another 24-year-old woman, from London, and of a attempted rape of a 24-year-old from Gloucestershire.
After discharging a jury from reaching verdicts on a 8 superb charges, Judge Jamie Tabor QC remanded Kennedy in control to wait a preference from a Crown Prosecution Service on either to find a retrial.
Afterwards a CPS pronounced in a statement: “The box concerned victims who had all been in relations with Ryan Kennedy, that really fast became determining and abusive.
Senior prosecutor Ben Samples added: “Ryan Kennedy assured his victims that they had no choice though to do as they were told. He was emotionally, intimately and physically abusive, putting his needs above all else.
“Kennedy tranquil his victims by romantic strategy and, in one case, raped his plant as a punishment.
“Consent contingency be openly given and can be taken behind during any point.
“In this box a victims’ protests were ignored, and they afterwards felt it would be fatuous or dangerous to do anything though contention to all that Kennedy demanded. we would like to appreciate a victims for their aplomb in entrance forward, that can mostly be formidable and daunting.”