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# sexsomnia

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No third trial for man who claimed he was asleep when he allegedly raped his friend
The first trial, in 2015, collapsed due to legal issues just before a jury was to begin deliberations.
Jury fails to reach verdict in case where man alleged he was asleep when he had sex with friend
The accused man’s defence had claimed he had no knowledge of his actions.
Man who claims he had sex with friend while asleep is guilty if actions were caused by alcohol, jury told
The case of a man accused of raping his friend in 2008 has concluded at the Central Criminal Court.
More likely man was drunk than sleepwalking when he allegedly raped friend, court told
The woman told the trial she was sharing a bed with the man after a night out when she woke up to him having sex with her.
'Sexsomnia' trial hears "no objective scientific evidence" that a man can have sex while asleep
The 29-year-old accused claims that he was asleep when he allegedly raped his friend in September 2008.
Rape case is "more likely" an episode of sleep sex, psychiatrist tells court
The man accused of rape in this case claims he was sleepwalking when he raped his female friend.
Man accused of raping friend had been diagnosed with sexsomnia
The man has pleaded not guilty at the Circuit Criminal Court.