Uniquely though, this article is not in favor of either party, it mostly explains both sides and makes the topic open for discussion. Explaining the fact that Brock knew she said she did not remember, and became the person who held all the cards making her defenseless, her own words being “Worst of all, I was warned, because he now knows you don’t remember, he is going to get to write the script, I had no power, I had no voice, I was defenseless.” In addition, the author added the story of Brock and how everything could possibly be blamed on the alcohol, him saying he blamed “the alcohol culture and sexual promiscuity.”
Dear Emily Bazelon,
In response to your article on the Brock Turner case, I want to commend you for writing a non-biased article ...
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... was his son would no longer eat his favorite snack “steak and potatoes” since the incident.
In conclusion, the case had to many factors that weren’t visited and could have changed the outcome of the case. This woman, I’m sure feels abandoned and let down by the court system. Given the fact that it only took 2 weeks for the case to be closed means they gave no real thought into the choice of giving him only 6 months, and how it would affect the young woman involved and the other women looking in on the case hoping for justice and getting nothing. As well as the message it sends to other sex offenders that aren’t apart of a list and that haven’t been caught or convicted like they’re untouchable. Please be clear all of this is just the opinion of a young woman and a criminal justice/psychology major so it’s all opinion I just wanted to state my thoughts on the topic.
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