BATON ROUGE, La. — A Louisiana choose who sentenced a rapist to 12 years in jail stated he’d scale back the time if the rapist pays the victim US$150,000.
The supply offended the girl, who stated outdoors court docket Thursday that she would not need any amount of cash from her attacker. She had simply learn her influence assertion in court docket, saying that 44-year-old Sedrick Hills took a minimum of 16 years of her life means by raping her. She requested the choose to take the identical from him.
Hills was convicted final yr of raping the her in 2003 when she was 15.
The Advocate reviews that each prosecutors and the defence have been stunned by Judge Bruce Bennett’s supply to scale back the time if the girl agreed to money restitution.