And Tulisa is adamant she isn't going to 'shut up' and is prepared to tackle her detractors - who include Danny's outspoken ex-girlfriends Stephanie Ward, who is pregnant with his second child and mother to his 18-month-old daughter Skye, and Krystal Benjamin - head on.
Her series of tweets started with her saying: ' They want me 2 shut up ...
His partner told presenters Phillip Schofield and Amanda Holden it was "heartbreaking" to be told he had cheated on her.
"As soon as I found out that he'd been questioned over rape, my instinct was kind of protective of Ched, and I thought I have to stand by him," she said.
Natasha Massey told how she put her feelings about his cheating to one side to support him through his trial and prison.
Right now I’m not thinking to the future, I’m just married to the music.On the ITV show Loose Women, Finnigan said on Monday that the 25-year-old's crime was "not violent" and did not cause "bodily harm".She also said the 6ft striker's victim had "far too much to drink"."But straight away I got a message to him to say that I was standing by him and that everything will be OK...at first it was difficult, but then you adapt." She is not sure what he will do when he is released, but he hopes to play professional football again. "We don't know about Ched's football - I'm just his partner, I don't get involved in the football side - but I do know that Ched would love to return to football and continue doing what he knows best and what he loves." Meanwhile, a police and crime commissioner has added to the criticism of Judy Finnigan, the TV presenter, who made controversial comments about the case.