Updated: Friday, 29th August 2014 @ 6:53pm

School sex case: Greater Manchester teacher cleared of all child sex abuse charges

School sex case: Greater Manchester teacher cleared of all child sex abuse charges

By Dean Wilkins

A Greater Manchester teacher accused of sexually abusing seven young schoolboys was cleared of all 20 charges today.

Neil Carr, 25, strongly denied all 20 claims that he supposedly carried out acts of sexual indecency but after a five-week trial at Minshull Street Crown Court he was cleared.

The alleged victims, their parents, Mr Carr’s relatives and colleagues all gave evidence throughout the case.

The school where the incidents allegedly took place has been left divided by the accusations.

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A teacher accused of sexually abusing young boys at his school has been cleared of all charges. Neil Carr, 25, repeatedly denied the allegations relating to seven children at the school in Greater Manchester where he worked. The five-week trial at Minshull Street Crown Court heard from alleged victims and their parents and from Mr Carr, his relatives and fellow teachers. Prosecutors argued Mr Carr abused his position of trust to get close to seven youngsters and then sexually assault them. But he was cleared of all 20 charges by the jury who after three-days of deliberation.

Read more at: http://menmedia.co.uk/manchestereveningnews/news/s/1492373_teacher-neil-carr-cleared-of-all-sex-abuse-charges
A teacher accused of sexually abusing young boys at his school has been cleared of all charges. Neil Carr, 25, repeatedly denied the allegations relating to seven children at the school in Greater Manchester where he worked. The five-week trial at Minshull Street Crown Court heard from alleged victims and their parents and from Mr Carr, his relatives and fellow teachers. Prosecutors argued Mr Carr abused his position of trust to get close to seven youngsters and then sexually assault them. But he was cleared of all 20 charges by the jury who after three-days of deliberation.

Read more at: http://menmedia.co.uk/manchestereveningnews/news/s/1492373_teacher-neil-carr-cleared-of-all-sex-abuse-charges