“This behaviour needs to be recognised for what it is, sexual abuse of a child. It should be viewed exactly the same way as if it’s a male offender and a female victim. It needs to be acknowledged that there is a certain process of grooming involved before theContinue Reading The court heard that she had sex with the boy in a Paraparaumu motel when he was 12, performed other sex acts, kissed him and shared intimate photos and text messages during three years of offending, starting in 2011. The boy told the jury he willingly had sex withContinue Reading