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Ian Watkins Handed 35-Year Sentence

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Rock Sound 18 December 2013 at 14.41

The ex-Lostprophets frontman has been sentenced today at Cardiff Crown Court.



Ex-Lostprophets frontamn Ian Watkins has been sentenced today in relation to the string of sex offences brought against him.

Watkins, who pleaded guilty to 13 charges, including conspiracy to rape a baby, has been handed a sentence of 35 years. He has been handed a 29-year custodial sentence, plus a further six years on extended license.

He must serve at least two-thirds of his sentence before being considered for release.

Two women were also sentenced alongside Watkins; Mother A received a sentence of 14 years, while Mother B received 17 years.

For further updates on the story, follow this BBC News link.

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