Judge shoots to global infamy for shameful verdict

A Kenyan judge who freed a man convicted of defiling a minor has attracted the international spotlight, with his ruling being judged the worst in the world for the past year.

Justice Said Juma Chitembwe, ruled that the child appeared willing to have sex with the defendant.

He, therefore, on April 25 last year, set free Martin Charo, 24, who had been sentenced to 20 years in prison for having sex with a 13-year-old.

Continue reading at http://www.nation.co.ke/news/judge-said-juma-chitembwe-shamed-for-worst-ruling/1056-3962236-ivmqikz/index.html

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