The Frisky Popular Web Magazine. They have also said their client, then 28, thought she was at least His colleague Sandrine Parise-Heideiger went further, saying: Lawyers for the suspect argued that the girl was consenting and aware of what she was doing, while lawyers for the girl have said she was simply too young and confused to resist. The issue here is that French men and romance are traditionally stereotyped just like American women, or any romantic situations for that matter.
A similar case caused disbelief and outrage.
As a result, the trial was postponed. As a blogger, once things finally start happening in your life, and you have issues and details that become relevant, interesting, and worthy of analysis, it often means that things just got intensely personal. Carine Diebolt, the lawyer for the family, asked the court on Tuesday to change the charge to rape. The proposed minimum age has not yet been decided on, but the cutoff could be between 13 and The rape of a minor under 15 is punishable by up to 20 years in jail. Rape and sexual assault Europe news.