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lilBuddha
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And we're back. What the ever-living fuck?

[ 20. October 2016, 01:36: Message edited by: lilBuddha ]

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Excellent work by the girl's mother and grandmother, as well. Bloody hell.
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Kelly Alves

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quote:
Originally posted by Kittyville:
Excellent work by the girl's mother and grandmother, as well. Bloody hell.

From the article:

“No one spoke on behalf of the 12 year old child at trial,” it read. “No one. The victim was not given justice, but instead will have to live with the fear that she still has to face her rapist in their community. ”

Sometimes when I am having a moment of grieving over my childlessness, I exacerbate things by meditating on the fact that some kids are stuck with parents like this. Jesus, the poor girl.

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Penny S
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I feel sick.

And I find myself recalling stuff, some of it from the West case in Gloucester, some hinted at by a colleague who was a juror in a familial abuse case, excused any further service because of the material witnessed, some I've read somewhere.

Fred West grew up with the idea that fathers initiated their daughters into sex, because that is what his family did, and what his father taught him. Those boys need to be removed from their father now. It may well be too late. They do not need any further education from him.

I have read of women who pushed their daughters towards their husband, because his 'needs' must be satisfied, and they were too tired, too damaged, to do it any more.

I have known of a mother who defended her abusive son, fighting for him to keep custody of his son, after he had raped his wife, and 'given' her over to his friends.

Dysfunctional is too nice a word for these people. They would probably shock a family of bonobos.

The girl needs a sanctuary somewhere - a comment suggested keeping the siblings together. This should not be done. The boys cannot be seen as untainted.

60 days? Are they mad in that state?

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Golden Key
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There's a move to get that judge off the bench.

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Kelly Alves

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He's actually up for retirement in a couple months, anyway. There is a move to deny his pension. It is due to be set before the county clerk sometime in December.

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Golden Key
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I saw, in passing, a headline for another similar case. IIRC, the guy got over 1000 years. (Consecutive sentencing.)

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Lyda*Rose

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The judge? [Biased]

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Golden Key
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LOL. I thought of that, afterwards. Perhaps we could put the judge in with the 1000 yrs. guy?

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