Illinois judge's reversal of rape conviction draws anger

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Drew Clinton, 18, was found guilty of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl. Judge Robert Adrian threw out the conviction, saying 148 days in jail was enough. Adrian told another prosecutor appearing before him in an unrelated case to leave his courtroom. The prosecutor in the case said her "heart is bleeding for the victim"
5 months ago·Quincy, United States

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Illinois Judge's Reversal Of Rape Conviction Draws Anger

A judge in western Illinois who found an 18yearold man guilty of sexual assaulting a 16yearold girl has come under fire after he later threw out the conviction, saying the 148 days the man spent in jail was punishment enough.

5 months ago·India
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The Independent

Illinois judge's reversal of rape conviction draws anger

A judge in western Illinois who found an 18-year-old man guilty of sexual assaulting a 16-year-old girl has come under fire after he threw out the conviction this month and said the months he spent in jail was punishment enough

5 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Illinois judge's reversal of rape conviction draws anger

QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A judge in western Illinois who found an 18-year-old man guilty of sexual assaulting a 16-year-old girl has come under fire after he later threw out the conviction, saying the 148 days the man spent in…

5 months ago·United States
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The Washington Post

Illinois judge's reversal of rape conviction draws anger

A judge in western Illinois who found an 18-year-old man guilty of sexual assaulting a 16-year-old girl has come under fire after he threw out the conviction this month and said the months he spent in jail was punishment enough

5 months ago·Washington, United States
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Illinois judge's reversal of rape conviction draws anger

QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A judge in western Illinois who found an 18-year-old man guilty of sexual assaulting a 16-year-old girl has come under fire after he threw out the conviction this month and said the months he spent in jail was punishment enough. Adams County Judge Robert Adrian announced at a hearing earlier this month that the mandatory four-year prison sentence was not warranted and that the 148 days that Drew Clinton spent in jail was an a…

5 months ago
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Illinois judge's reversal of rape conviction draws anger - Local News 8

QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A judge in western Illinois who found an 18-year-old man guilty of sexual assaulting a 16-year-old girl has come under fire after he threw out the conviction this month and said the months he spent in jail was punishment enough. Adams County Judge Robert Adrian announced at a hearing earlier this month that the mandatory four-year prison sentence was not warranted and that the 148 days that Drew Clinton spent in jail was an a…

5 months ago
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