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Sex-accused's bail bid thrown out

A woman who claims she was abused by a top republican cowered in a toilet at a McDonald’s to phone for help after spotting him in the street, a court has heard.

Married dad-of-two Marty Morris is now in custody charged with subjecting her and two other girls to a litany of abuse when they were only teenagers.

Sunday Life revealed earlier this year how the former west Belfast community worker was arrested in London in April by cops investigating historical child abuse.

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Belfast Telegraph