Golfer Thorbjorn Olesen cleared of sexual assault

Professional golfer, Thorbjorn Olesen, has been found not guilty of sexual assault following a 3 day trial heard at Aldersgate House Nightingale Court. He claimed that he turned into an “automaton” and was not in control of his body after taking prescription-only sleeping bills bought online by his partner before carrying out various acts on a flight from Nashville to London in 2019.

Trevor Burke QC represented Mr Olesen.

Further can be read on the case here.

9th December 2021