We really didn't want to have to deal with another story like this after the disgusting case of Brock Turner, and yet, here we are…
You'll remember that just a few short months ago, Turner was handed a ridiculously light sentence after being convicted of sexual assault as a student at Stanford University — and now, we are seeing virtually the same situation go down at the University of Colorado.
Austin James Wilkerson, a former CU student, was convicted of sexually assaulting another student that was "helpless" and "half-conscious," according to court documents.
But as disgusting as the crime may have been, Judge Patrick Butler decided Wilkerson somehow did NOT deserve any jail time after the conviction.
How is that even possible??
Understanding how ridiculous that is, the victim in Wilkerson's case — in a move parallel to Turner's innocent victim — made an incredible statement in the