Away for life: judge corrects ‘slap on the wrist’ for child rape
FREE TO READ | Magistrate’s history of lenient rape punishments to be probed as regional court corrects sentence for ‘savage’ attack
He was 19 when he took the sleeping six-year-old from her bed and raped her in a nearby forest.
Her injuries were so bad that she required surgery and spent a month in hospital.
Now 12, her mom says she is “unresponsive” and doesn’t talk much...