IdealisticRebel:

Life for women is absolutely going the wrong direction.

Originally posted on Anderson Cooper 360:

A California appeals court has overturned the rape conviction of a man accused of sneaking into an 18-year-old woman’s bedroom and having sex with her while pretending to be her boyfriend. The decision turned on a crucial fact: she wasn’t married.

In the unanimous decision, the court cited an 1872 law that says a suspect is only guilty of rape if the victim is married and the attacker is pretending to be the spouse. In this case, the accused, Julio Morales, pretended to be her boyfriend.

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6 thoughts on “

  1. reikiheidi says:

    This is ABOMINABLE. Absolutely unbelievable. Shakes head in anger and disbelief.

  2. Alex Jones says:

    There is a saying in Britain “the law is an ass”, (a donkey), which appears to be the case here.

  3. I had watched the news reporting on this. Craziness.

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