Kelly’s Story: “the Truth about Rape”

Link to "The Truth about Rape: It Can Happen to Anyone"
Link to “The Truth about Rape: It Can Happen to Anyone”

**TRIGGER WARNING**

“My case never went to trial. No charges were ever pressed. I was told that because I was intoxicated, I wasn’t reliable enough to testify. I was told that since my case was acquaintance rape that it wasn’t likely to get a conviction. It was like they completely dismissed the fact that I was drugged and nearly died that night…

Although justice was never served, I refuse to give up.”

My case never made it to trial. No charges were ever pressed. I was told that because I was intoxicated, I wasn’t reliable enough to testify. I was told that since my case was acquaintance rape that it wasn’t likely to get a conviction. It was like they completely dismissed that fact that I was drugged and nearly died that night. Although justice was never served, I refuse to give up. – See more at: http://everydayvictimblaming.com/submissions/the-truth-about-rape-it-can-happen-to-anyone/#sthash.2NYoBA9r.WgzdT7go.dpuf
My case never made it to trial. No charges were ever pressed. I was told that because I was intoxicated, I wasn’t reliable enough to testify. I was told that since my case was acquaintance rape that it wasn’t likely to get a conviction. It was like they completely dismissed that fact that I was drugged and nearly died that night. Although justice was never served, I refuse to give up. – See more at: http://everydayvictimblaming.com/submissions/the-truth-about-rape-it-can-happen-to-anyone/#sthash.2NYoBA9r.WgzdT7go.dpuf
My case never made it to trial. No charges were ever pressed. I was told that because I was intoxicated, I wasn’t reliable enough to testify. I was told that since my case was acquaintance rape that it wasn’t likely to get a conviction. It was like they completely dismissed that fact that I was drugged and nearly died that night. Although justice was never served, I refuse to give up. – See more at: http://everydayvictimblaming.com/submissions/the-truth-about-rape-it-can-happen-to-anyone/#sthash.2NYoBA9r.WgzdT7go.dpuf
My case never made it to trial. No charges were ever pressed. I was told that because I was intoxicated, I wasn’t reliable enough to testify. I was told that since my case was acquaintance rape that it wasn’t likely to get a conviction. It was like they completely dismissed that fact that I was drugged and nearly died that night. Although justice was never served, I refuse to give up. – See more at: http://everydayvictimblaming.com/submissions/the-truth-about-rape-it-can-happen-to-anyone/#sthash.2NYoBA9r.WgzdT7go.dpuf
Advertisements

One thought on “Kelly’s Story: “the Truth about Rape”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s