Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and different Republicans referred to as an Ohio 9-year-old rape sufferer who needed to exit of state for an abortion a liar, however as we speak, the rapist bought a life sentence.
Rep. Jordan deleted his tweet with the declare that the 9-year-old rape sufferer was mendacity, however since nothing is ever actually deleted on the Web, right here it’s:
Deleted tweet from Jim Jordan. pic.twitter.com/kcWn44K4pb
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Gerson Fuentes, 28, was sentenced to life in jail, however his plea deal stipulates that he can search parole after serving 25 to 30 years. He would then need to register as a intercourse offender.
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Widespread Pleas Courtroom Decide Julie Lynch, who was not required to approve the plea settlement, mentioned the lady’s household “begged” the choose to again it. Lynch referred to as the deal a “very exhausting tablet for this court docket to swallow.”
The household begged the choose to approve the plea deal as a result of they didn’t need their little one harmed much more by having to testify at a trial.
The choose didn’t help the plea settlement however signed off on it for the household.
Jim Jordan and his fellow Republicans tried to discredit a 9-year-old rape sufferer. By no means enable these individuals to neglect what they did, and they need to at all times be made to pay on the poll field.
Jason is the managing editor. He’s additionally a White Home Press Pool and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work centered on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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