Sunday, December 11, 2005

Well obviously

"[TW] said no but I go ahead with it because I believe that at the time I commit these offences, I believe that she was promiscuous …" he said. "She don't know us, I don't know her, like she was not related to us and she was not wearing any purdah … like she was not … covered her face, she was not wearing any headscarf and she started drinking with us and she was singing.

"First off, I was actually, I was not taking my medication so I was under the influence of voices and secondly I believe at the time when I commit these offences that she had no right to say no."

The girl ws fourteen, the voices in the head were a post conviction claim.

Reported in the Sydney Morning Herald

Hat Tip, the excellent Free Thoughts

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