Brock Turner raped an unconscious woman and tried to run away when caught in the act. He was found guilty of three felonies: assault with intent to commit rape of an intoxicated or unconscious person, sexual penetration of an intoxicated person, and sexual penetration of an unconscious person. His father believes prison is not appropriate for his “20 minutes of action”.
First, here is the most egregious part of his letter, highlighted in yellow:
As it stands now, Brock’s life has been deeply altered forever by the events of Jan 17th and 18th.
By the events – as opposed to “by his actions”. This was not an event that happened to him, this is a thing he chose to do. (deflection, rape culture, blame shifting, patriarchy)
He will never be his happy go lucky self…etc.
Because he’s a rapist. (Son should be able to remain unchanged after committing heinous…
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