Karate champion Liam O'Grady jailed for grooming & sexually abusing 13 yr old girl
According to the news reports the girl had only just turned 13 and he abused her in his car, his house and in men's toilets.
From the daily mail.......
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An international karate champion who sent a 13-year-old girl nearly 5,000 texts in eight months and told her he wanted to leave his wife for her faces jail after being convicted of child abuse.
Liam O’Grady, a world and European gold medallist who has taught hundreds of children at after-school clubs, collapsed in the dock as he was found guilty by a jury after a seven-day trial.
The court heard that the 30-year-old father of two was addicted to sending sex messages and told the girl their relationship was ‘only illegal if the law knew’.
A report from the local paper the York Press states that
A spokeswoman for the executive of the Karate Union of Great Britain said that as a result of O’Grady’s conviction and sentencing on criminal offences involving children, he had been expelled from the organisation by its executive committee.