Severely disabled man born after woman was raped by her own dad loses court fight to claim compensation

A severely disabled man born after his mum was brutally raped by her own father has lost a bid to claim compensation from the Government.

The 29-year-old-man, identified only as Y, believes he should get cash under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme, which pays money to victims of violent crime.

His mum was awarded cash under this scheme after being sexually abused by her own dad from the age of just 11.

But when Y tried to get compensation on the basis that he had sustained personal injury directly attributable to a crime of violence, the Criminal Injuries

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