Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Comparative Sentences OR Justice Is At Least Near-Sighted

Two cases, two rapists - what will the verdicts be?

Roman Polanski, born 1933, age 83.
Crime committed:  1977, age 44, rape of a minor age 13 with collusion of child's mother
Number of victims:  one who is quoted, "He owes me nothing."
Punishment so far, banishment from USA for past 40 years.

Bill Cosby, born 1937, age 79
Crimes committed from '60s, age 30 +/- use of a date rape drug, sexual battery, child sex abuse, sexual misconduct, three felony counts
Number of victims:  60+
Punishment so far, payment of $1 million bail.

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