“Victims [as young as 11 years] were plied with drink and drugs and then ‘used and abused at will'” in a seven-year “campaign of rape and abuse” between 2004 and 2011.
“At Leeds Crown Court, the ringleader, Amere Singh Dhaliwal, 35, was jailed for life with a minimum of 18 years.” A minimum is not life.
His nineteen cronies “were jailed for between five and 18 years but the court heard many perpetrators have never been identified.”
“During the trials, the court heard girls would be driven up to remote moorland late at night and abandoned if they refused the men’s sexual demands.
“A sheep farmer told the BBC how he found distressed girls on the doorstep of his isolated home on a number of occasions.”