Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was a lawyer before she decided it was politically expedient to fight sexual assault. As a lawyer, she defended an accused rapist of a 12-year old and was able to get him out of jail through a technicality. What’s worse is that she laughs about it in the audio below.
In case you think that he might have been innocent, she didn’t think so.
“He took a lie detector test. I had him take a polygraph, which he passed, which forever destroyed my faith in polygraphs,” she said.
Everyone is entitled to a good defense whether they’re guilty or not, but it takes a certain type of person to defend someone who they believe to be a child rapist. I’m not suggesting that she should have thrown the case, but it should be disturbing that she not only got him off through a technicality. She was proud of it.
The country needs strong defense attorneys and even criminals are entitled to them, but that doesn’t mean that one of them should be President of the United States.
Here’s the audio: