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Ralph Gorenstein

Jun 20, 2016

Stanford rape case raises question of when judges should be punished

A furor was incited in California when Judge Aaron Persky sentenced a Stanford student-athlete to probation with six months in jail for sexual assault, reasoning that a longer prison sentence for the three felony convictions would have “a severe impact” on the young man.


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