Monica Coghlan

Monica Coghlan

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Monica Coghlan was the British prostitute at the centre of a scandal that involved English Conservative politician Jeffrey Archer in 1987. Although he won a libel case against the Daily Star newspaper, which had alleged that he had sex with her, it was later established, in legal proceeding in 2001, that he had perjured himself in the trial. Archer was jailed for this in July 2001. Coghlan died in a car crash shortly before the second trial and Archer's subsequent conviction. Monica Mary Coghlan was born on 3 April 1951, in Rochdale, the sixth of seven children. She had a troubled childhood, leaving home and school at the age of 15. While living alone, the diminutive teenager suffered a violent sexual attack and was forced to leave her flat. She first worked as a cloakroom attendant at a local cabaret, then became a prostitute at the age of 17. Her work alias was 'Debbie'. She was arrested multiple times for soliciting in the Greater Manchester area, and moved to Londonshow more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136684942
  • 9786136684949