Can’t understand that rape can also be sentenced to probation?
[College student raped female classmate after drinking and received a probation for 4 years] #大学学生酒后攻女同学被 prison 3 years# A boy from a university in Zhejiang organized a group of school music club members to have a drink and dinner. After drinking, the four lay on the ground to sleep and the boy woke up Later, he took a female classmate to the sofa in the next room and forced sex with her. According to the verdict published by Judgment.com, the People’s Court of Yuecheng District, Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province recently sentenced the boy to rape and sentenced him to three years’ imprisonment and four years’ probation.
The court held that the defendant Zhao violated the will of the woman and used the woman to be in a drunk state to forcibly have sexual relations with the woman. His behavior constituted the crime of rape. After the defendant Zhao arrived at the case, he truthfully confessed the facts of the crime and was given a lighter punishment in accordance with the law; he voluntarily pleaded guilty and punished and was punished leniently in accordance with the law; has compensated the victim and obtained an understanding, and shall be given a lighter punishment as appropriate. According to the defendant’s criminal circumstances and confession of guilt and repentance, probation shall be applied in accordance with the law. The defendant’s and defender’s opinions on this matter were accepted by this court. The court convicted the defendant Zhao guilty of rape and sentenced him to three years’ imprisonment with a probation of four years. (Beijing Youth Daily)