Convicted rapist Richard Baker

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An article about convicted rapist Richard Baker (Serial rapist may walk city streets, September 29) reported that he drugged women with Rohypnol and attacked them while they were unconscious.

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In fact, the claim that Baker drugged his victims did not form part of the prosecution’s case at his Old Bailey trial in 1999. We have also been asked to clarify that the offences for which Baker was convicted were not perpetrated in Spain, nor were Spanish police responsible for his arrest. We are happy to clarify the position, and apologise for the inaccuracy.