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Mountain View man pleads no contest to lewd acts with 12-year-old girl

Original post made on Nov 25, 2019

A Mountain View man arrested on suspicion of raping a 12-year-old girl at his home in the Waverly Park neighborhood in May pleaded no contest to committing lewd acts with a child. He faces up to three years in prison.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, November 25, 2019, 12:00 PM

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15 people like this
Posted by resident
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Nov 25, 2019 at 12:29 pm

Child prostitution rings are advertising on Facebook? Does Zuckerberg consider this to be freedom of speech?

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Posted by WTF?
a resident of Shoreline West
on Nov 25, 2019 at 3:15 pm

Only 3 years in prison for raping a 12-year-old?

Our "justice" system is deranged. Short sentences for rape are a reflection of our male-supremacist culture, created and maintained by mostly men, that systematically undervalues the safety of women and girls.

Meanwhile, people get sent away for much lengthy sentences for consensual crimes like adult to adult drug sales. SMDH

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Posted by Former MV Resident
a resident of Waverly Park
on Nov 25, 2019 at 5:52 pm

The article did not mention a child prostitution ring on Facebook, rather an adult dating website. This child has been victimized and broken by adults who should have been looking out for her. She somehow has gravitated towards this type of ‘adult content’ for validation. Once again, she has been victimized.

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Posted by 3 years? Not really
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Nov 26, 2019 at 3:23 am

3 years? Not really is a registered user.

3 years in prison would be less with good behavior. Since there are no 12-year-old girls in prison, figure he would behave until released. Then again, maybe the man will get probation with a short stint in county jail. Follow the sentencing.

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