Taylor Smith was on trial at the High Court in Aberdeen facing a total of five charges, but was acquitted by a jury after a week-long trial.
The jury in a north-east rape trial has been urged to put emotions such as sympathy to one side.
The DNA of a man accused of raping two women was found on the clothing of one, but not the other, a jury has been told.
A court in Aberdeen has been shown photographs of a woman’s injuries after she was allegedly raped.
A woman has told a court she was left terrified and “numb” after she was allegedly raped by a north-east man.
A man has gone on trial accused of raping two women in the north-east.