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Judge's Light Sentence for Convicted Rapist Sparks Outrage for the Legal Community

Jeanne Zaino | Posted 07.08.2014 | Politics
Jeanne Zaino

The line between what is acceptable and what is not as it pertains to shaming in the legal arena is murky at best. In the interest of not just those in the legal profession, but more importantly victims and the accused, it is time we get some clarity on these issues.

DA Criticizes Judge's Remarks About Rape Victim

AP | Posted 05.05.2014 | Crime

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas judge's handling of a rape case and her suggestion that the 14-year-old victim was lying has outraged the city's top prosecut...

Judge Recuses Herself After Questioning Rape Victim's Honesty

AP | Posted 07.05.2014 | Crime

DALLAS (AP) -- A Dallas judge's handling of a rape case and her suggestion that the 14-year-old victim was lying has outraged the city's top prosecuto...

Judge Sentences Rapist To Work At Rape Crisis Center

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.02.2014 | Crime

A Texas judge was forced to rethink her judgement after she sentenced an admitted rapist to work at a rape crisis center. State District Judge Jean...