Article Title:Bar owner "not guilty" of drug/sex allegations
Category:New Zealand Daily News
Author or News Staff
Published on:31st May 2003 - 12:00 pm
Story ID:1873
Text:47-year-old Auckland gay restaurant owner Philip Sturm has pleaded not guilty to charges of drugs and sexual offending at the conclusion of hearings in the Auckland District Court. The charges arise out of allegations by young men that he engaged in sex with them after inducing them to take recreational drugs. Sturm has been committed for trial at the High Court in July, and has been remanded on bail.    
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