Same court, same time, similar offences, unequal justice
sheboyganpress.com, Wisconsin, USA
Sheboygan girl, 17, charged for allegedly having sex with boy, 14
[and a Sheboygan boy, 17, charged for allegedly having sex with girl, 14]
By Eric Litke — Sheboygan Press staff
January 9, 2009
A 17-year-old Sheboygan girl was charged Thursday with misdemeanor sexual assault for allegedly having sex with her 14-year-old boyfriend.
Norma J. Guthrie, of 1034-A Michigan Ave., was in court a day after a 17-year-old Sheboygan boy was charged with a felony for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girlfriend.
Guthrie admitted having sex with the boy between 10 and 15 times, according to a complaint charging her with fourth-degree sexual assault. She faces a maximum of nine months in jail, if convicted….
On Wednesday, Alan J. Jepsen, 17, of 1416 New York Ave., was charged for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl who he claimed told him she was 16. Jepsen is facing a count of felony second-degree sexual assault, which carries a maximum prison term of 25 years.
Assistant District Attorney Jim Haasch, who filed both complaints,….said the cases are different because Guthrie’s boyfriend is “almost 15,” with a birthday in February. Jepsen’s girlfriend turns 15 in April….(Full Story)
F4L: Yes, certainly, the two cases are different. The 17-year-old girl, Norma J. Guthrie, is an “Aryan”, while the 17-year-old boy, Alan J. Jepsen, is a “Jew.”