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Court jails man for seven years for sexually abusing 13 year old daughter

A 40 year old man has been jailed for seven years for sexually abusing his 13 year old daughter, philenews reports.

The defendant was found guilty of sexually touching and stroking the young girl, it added.

In  passing sentence, the Nicosia Criminal Court highlighted the severity of the offences.

In mitigation, the court took into consideration his admission and regret,  the fact that he does not have a criminal record and the health problems he faces.

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