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06/30/2015 08:26 EDT | Updated 06/30/2016 01:12 EDT

Case of British navy members accused of sexually assaulting woman due in court

HALIFAX - The case of four British sailors charged with sexual assaulting a woman in Halifax is due in court today.Simon Radford, Joshua Finbow, Craig Stoner and Darren Smalley were in Nova Scotia to play in a hockey tournament with local Armed Forces personnel when they were arrested in April.The Crown says the members of the British navy participated in a "group sexual assault'' on April 10 at CFB Shearwater, a military base in Halifax.The four members are out on bail after being transferred from a Halifax military base to one in Alberta. A provincial court granted a change in bail conditions last month, allowing them to move to CFB Suffield where there is a British army training unit.