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Evening Gazette Mar 16, 2017
As shamed footballer Adam Johnson loses chance of appeal what does the future hold?

As shamed footballer Adam Johnson loses chance of appeal what does the future hold?

The 29-year-old ex-Boro star saw his bid to appeal his conviction rejected on Thursday. He also lost his bid to cut his sentence
ESPN FC Mar 16, 2017

Adam Johnson denied appeal against sexual activity with a child conviction

Former Sunderland winger Adam Johnson was jailed last year. Former England footballer Adam Johnson has lost a challenge against his conviction for sexual activity with a 15-year-old fan. His application for permission to appeal was dismissed by three judges in London on Thursday. The Court of Appeal judges also rejected his bid for a reduction in his six-year jail sentence. The decisions in renewed applications made by 29-year-old Johnson -- following earlier refusals by a single judge -- were made by Lady Justice Rafferty, Mr Justice Sweeney and the Recorder...

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