Goddard trial postponed

2018-09-21 15:45

The trial of former school counsellor charged with the rape and sexual assault of young boys has been postponed to December 3.

Goddard trial: ‘My pants were down’

2018-09-19 15:40

A 14-year-old boy believes he was once given something in his coffee by Darren Goddard that made him sleep and that he was raped that same night.

Rape trial: fourth boy testifies

2018-09-14 15:57

Another boy who was allegedly sexually assaulted by school counsellor Darren Goddard said “he was a good man and then he decided to do naughty things”.

Tearful boy told of abuse in letter

2018-09-12 15:54

A young boy became tearful on Tuesday after reading a letter which he allegedly wrote by himself vividly describing what his former school guidance counsellor, Darren Goddard, did to him.

Boy (9) only recalls rape

2018-09-06 15:45

Although a nine-year-old boy could not remember what he told police and a psychologist, he was unyielding in his assertion that his guidance counsellor had sexually abused and raped him.


‘No one else’ but Goddard

2018-09-20 15:45

The defence advocate for former school counsellor Darren Goddard suggested to a 14-year-old boy on Wednesday that he’d had “sexual contact with someone else” but was (falsely) blaming Goddard for what was done to him.

‘I’m telling the truth’

2018-09-18 15:45

A young boy on Monday denied that he told anyone that a “coloured” man had abused him.

Boy in Goddard trial insists ‘naughty things’ happened

2018-09-13 15:45

A boy on Wednesday maintained under cross examination that whatever he told the high court was done to him by his former school guidance counsellor is the truth.

Rape charge contradicted by testimony

2018-09-07 16:18

A 12-year-old boy being cross-examined by the defence advocate representing former school counsellor, Darren Goddard, who is charged with rape and sexual assault, testified on Thursday that he never saw the teacher’s private parts.

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