The Trial of Hedley’s Jacob Hoggard—Part 2

The Trial of Hedley’s Jacob Hoggard—Part 2

By Kristi Lee | Canadian True Crime

[ Part 2 of 5 ] CONTENT WARNING: Graphic details of violent sexual assault and allegations involving a minor.

After the allegations of Jacob Hoggard’s inappropriate behaviour with fans surfaced on social media, a survivor finds the courage to come forward and detail her own violent experience with the Hedley frontman.

And she isn’t alone for long.

More information:

"Emma's" story: 'I said stop': Ottawa woman accuses Hedley singer Jacob Hoggard of rape by Judy Trinh"Jessica's" story: Woman accuses Hedley singer Jacob Hoggard of ignoring her ground rules during sex by Judy Trinh

Resources for Sexual Violence and Abuse:

REES CommunityEnding Violence Canada

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This month we have donated to Good Night Out Vancouver & Ottawa Rape Crisis Centre.

Release schedule

November 15, 22 and 29.

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Research: Eileen MacFarlane of Crimelapse Podcast

Additional research, writing, sound design: Kristi Lee

Audio editing and production: We Talk of Dreams

Production assistance: Jesse Hawke

Theme songs by We Talk of Dreams

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