03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Dr Trevor Jackson: Academic Admits Sex With Girl, 13, He Met Online

A university lecturer flew to the Channel Islands to have sex with a 13-year-old girl he met online, a court was told yesterday.

Dr Trevor Jackson, a leading academic, groomed the girl on a social networking site.

The 46-year- old, who resigned from Newcastle University last month, travelled to Jersey five times in five months to see the girl and often met her in hotels.

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