Wednesday, July 27, 2005
Do you remember me bitching about these animals a month or two ago? Well, the French Judicial system has shown the world that when the rubber hits the road, they intend on leaving long, dark, permanent tracks:
- In the harrowing case, prosecutors said 45 children between the ages of 6 months and 14 years were raped and abused by their parents, grandparents or acquaintances in a working-class neighborhood of Angers from 1999 to 2002 Â at times in exchange for small amounts of money, food, alcohol or cigarettes.
As defendants appeared one-by-one to hear their sentences, one of the main suspects, Philippe V., received a 28-year jail term.
His son, Franck V., received an 18-year term. Franck V's ex-wife, Patricia M., got 16 years