Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and different Republicans known as an Ohio 9-year-old rape sufferer who needed to exit of state for an abortion a liar, however right this moment, the rapist acquired a life sentence.
Rep. Jordan deleted his tweet with the claim that the 9-year-old rape victim was lying, however since nothing is ever actually deleted on the Web, right here it’s:
Deleted tweet from Jim Jordan. pic.twitter.com/kcWn44K4pb
— andrew kaczynski (@KFILE) July 13, 2022
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 must register as a intercourse offender.
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Frequent Pleas Courtroom Choose Julie Lynch, who was not required to approve the plea settlement, mentioned the lady’s household “begged” the decide to again it. Lynch known as the deal a “very laborious capsule for this court docket to swallow.”
The household begged the decide to approve the plea deal as a result of they didn’t need their baby harmed much more by having to testify at a trial.
The decide didn’t assist 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 overlook 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 targeted on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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