Prosecutor tells judge 'we need the public to know our kids are not fair game'
If the past month or so hasn't convinced us that we have a major moral
problem in our country, then we're not paying attention. Politician after
politician, one rich and famous person after another, has been accused of some
form of sexual deviancy. And it's a problem in our schools. You keep
hearing about this teacher or that official who have been arrested for having
child pornography on his/her computer or for having an inappropriate
relationship with a student. For our country to be strong, we need more than a
strong military. We need leaders and citizens with strong moral values. We seem
to be losing values. History has shown that moral weakness leads to the
downfall of otherwise powerful civilizations. We seem to be moving in that
Remorseful? In the 1960s, there was a phrase of, the devil made me do it. Now,
this is the first I have heard that drugs make you do it.Personal
responsibility is important for people who hold positions of authority and
power.Unfortunately, Presidential example does set the model for our
nation. Even the Judge wanting to be a US Senator has some reason allegations
blame it on the drugs huh? nice...
Opiate addiction led him to believe there was nothing inappropriate about the
arrangement with the then-16-year-old? Sounds like something a defense attorney
would dream up for an excuse.