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LostProphets Singer, Ian Watkins Sentenced To Thirty Five Years For Child Abuse

Former LostProphets vocalist, Ian Watkins, was today given a sentence of thirty five years for his sickening acts of child abuse, including the attempted rape of a baby. Twenty nine years will be spent in prison, with a further six on licence. His two co-defendents, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were sentenced to fourteen and seventeen years behind bars. The Welsh singer pleaded guilty to thirteen child sex charges at Cardiff Crown Court last month and the judge today stated that his actions "plunged into new depths of depravity."

Police are now working with authorities in the United States of America and Germany, as it is believed he may have committed similar acts in these countries. It was also revealed today that over 27 terabytes of data, around five times the size of the South Wales Police database, containing highly explicit images has been found in his home. He concealed his collection using encrypted files on an encrypted database, though experts from GCHQ, a British spy agency, were able to gain access to them.

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1. weasel321 writes:

There is not a cell deep enough or dark enough for him.

# Dec 18, 2013 @ 8:22 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. BrianMN writes:

Glad this fvck isn't in America...one less pos we don't have to pay to lock up.
Hopefully the other inmates will kill him.

# Dec 18, 2013 @ 9:08 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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3. ZMA writes:

I don't even get the point dude. Even if you did something useful with him that'd be good, like medical experiments or he can run a generator attached to a stationary bike for part of the day or something. Give some electricity back to the building he's stuck in. Nope.....just sit and walk around in this building for a few decades.......that'll teach you.

# Dec 19, 2013 @ 4:16 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. Blindgreed1 writes:

Not sure how it works across the pond, but stateside prisons are full of men who miss their children while they're locked up. This leads to continual harrassment (as well as physical violence and sometimes horrific death) against the child sex offender. If he was here he may be sitting in a cell, but he'd be constantly watching his back everytime he left the confines of his cell. The constant fear of an attack is befitting IMO and somewhat of a personal hell and is far more just than the justice system.

# Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:52 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. Diamond Oz writes:

Pretty much works the same here, BG. Something tells me the guards won't care too much about leaving him unattended in a room full of violent men.

# Dec 19, 2013 @ 2:03 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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6. hellrat writes:

NP---Piece By Piece---Reign in Blood

"tearing limb from limb..." :)

reality is that they'll likely keep the goddamned pig fodder in lockdown for "its own safety"

# Dec 19, 2013 @ 2:41 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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7. Jackrum writes:

this is the UK. he will probably be out in a few years and continue raping children. its what is called justice in this country.

hope he is given plenty of pain and violence in his cell. that's what I would call megalolz

# Dec 19, 2013 @ 5:31 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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8. holysh*t writes:

Hoping he bleeds to death from all the forced sodomy he should receive on his first day in prison

# Dec 19, 2013 @ 6:27 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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9. nokturnal vomit writes:

Perhaps a spinning dildo implanted with razor blades is in order. And hot sauce for lubrication.

# Dec 21, 2013 @ 12:09 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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10. realitymaster writes:

And of course his band mates were aware of the years of child buggery........ even fans were aware of this 'open secret'....... the entire lot should be charged for aiding and embedding.

# Jan 5, 2014 @ 9:12 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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11. realtymaster writes:

A video was just removed from YouTube in which a girl states that she is underage, at which point LP drummer excitedly yells "right answer" while motioning to Ian Watkins. My advice to all the band members is to keep your crappy, soulless side projects in Europe..... and away from the States where sex with infants is less tolerated than in the circles with which you run.

# Jan 5, 2014 @ 9:21 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

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