He added: "Mr Wheeler feels terrible, disgusted and ashamed.
He accepts what he has done was wrong." Judge Philip Curl made it clear the girls had been groomed and the offences were extremely serious.
It is at odds with the moral code of the religion they profess to hold.
'Cold, hard exploiters': James John Connors (left) and wife Josie (right), who are cousins, have been jailed for 11 and four years after being convicted of keeping modern-day slaves at a Bedfordshire caravan site Josie's brother Johnny, 28, walked free from court today after the jury cleared him of conspiracy to hold a person in servitude and the prosecution offered no evidence on a further count of conspiracy to require a person to perform forced or compulsory labour.'After he had overcome the trauma he spoke more openly.
Karim Khalil QC said, in mitigation, that Wheeler had believed the first girl to be 16 when he first made contact with her.
Mr Khalil said the girls had made a number of allegations, of which Wheeler had not been convicted and which he denied.
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