Literally takes a minute. I sincerely hope these charges get dropped. Outrageous.
*This actually happens a lot in the US.
It’s an issue that affects many individuals who have “committed” similar crimes. I’ll post the article I have once I find it, but it goes into the details of how easily it is to become a “sex offender” and how the sometime lifelong consequences of that sentence can drastically impact someones life.
Discussing this case specifically though, I do understand that as inane as the details of this prosecution may seem, it is extremely difficult to change these laws because of the precedents that may be set as a result.