Dictatorship of the judiciary: Judge in Nebraska orders alleged rape victim to testify

Friday, 8 April 2011

“A Nebraska judge’s unusual decision to threaten an alleged sexual assault victim with jail if she doesn’t testify could backfire and discourage other women from reporting they were raped, victim advocates said Thursday.”

Lancaster County District Court Judge Paul Merritt threatens 90-days jail time for “contempt!”  (Click here)


One Response to “Dictatorship of the judiciary: Judge in Nebraska orders alleged rape victim to testify”

  1. bill Says:

    Well,just my opinion of course,but this seems to parallel
    some cases just recently reported that defendants weren’t
    given the opportunity to face their accusers.So what is the answer ? cheers

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