‘Sex Doctor’ gets seven years’ jail

A German doctor has been sent to prison for sexually assaulting patients and coworkers, after a trial lasting nearly 18 months.

The leading vascular surgeon based at Bamberg Hospital in northern Bavaria has maintained his innocence but the court heard he heavily sedated his victims who he then raped and photographed.

Judges at Bamberg’s regional court sentenced the 51-year-old to seven years and nine months in prison and banned him