Judge expected to impose stricter bail conditions on Jacob Hoggard today

TORONTO: A day after the Headley frontman was found guilty of raping an Ottawa woman, an Ontario judge may impose stricter bail conditions on Jacob Hoggard this morning.

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In a ruling on Sunday evening, Hoggard was also found not guilty of groping and raping a teenage fan.

The 37-year-old musician pleaded not guilty to two counts of sexual assault, one count of causing bodily harm – each related to the complainant – and one count of sexual interference, a charge that involved the sexual touch of a person under the age of 16. refers to the.


During the trial, prosecutors accused Hoggard of violently and repeatedly raping the two complainants in separate incidents in the fall of 2016. He also alleged that he held the teenager after a Headley concert in April 2016, when she was 15.

The defense argued that the groping never occurred, and that Hoggard had consensual sex with each of the complainants.

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After the ruling on Sunday,…