The father of Poppi Worthington has been given £117,000 in legal aid to fund his bid for custody of his other children.

Paul Worthington, 48, is believed by a judge to have sexually assaulted his 13-month-old daughter shortly before her sudden death. He was arrested after the incident but was not charged and has consistently denied any wrongdoing.

Reported by the Telegraph. You can read the full story here. 

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