8 January 2015

The charge brought against Mr Raymond Marasco is:

Charge 1
Failing to uphold the rule of law and the impartial administration of justice, contrary to Principle 1 of the Code of Conduct for CILEx members.

The particulars were that on and between 5 and 8 August 2013 Raymond Marasco, an affiliate Member of CILEx was tried and convicted in the Crown Court at Cardiff of 2 counts of rape contrary to section 1(1) of the Sexual Offences Act 1956, 7 counts of indecent assault contrary to Section 14(1) of the Sexual Offences Act 1956 and 2 counts of indecency with a child contrary to section 1(1) of the Indecency with Children Act 1960.

Mr. Marasco was sentenced to a total of 17 years imprisonment and was placed on the sex offenders register indefinitely.

The charge was found proven.

The Disciplinary Tribunal ordered that Mr Marasco be excluded from membership indefinitely and that an application for reinstatement as a member should not be considered for a minimum period of 10 year from the date of the order.