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Montana / Rape Sentence #1050799

CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 30, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The uproar over a judge's light sentence for a teacher, Stacy Rambold‡, who raped a teenage student, Charice Moralez††, who later committed suicide, examined; photos shown; details given about the initial deal cut with Rambold and then the sentence from Yellowstone County Judge G. Todd Baugh† and his reasoning. [Charice's mother Auliea HANLON†- says he walked away and her daughter was 14!.] [BAUGH - apologizes for what he said.] The protests in Billings against the judge shown. [Protest organizer Kate OLP†, NOW's Marian BRADLEY†- criticize the judge: he should step down.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos about this rape case. [GERAGOS - offers perspective on the original plea deal and the judge's decision about this rape case.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi

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