11-20-2011, 04:25 PM #1Registered User
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NC - RSO, Victor Gaston sentenced for using Facebook to contact victim
I guess the judge wasn't fooling around. Notice that the word "victim" is plural?
NC sex offender gets prison for Facebook request
November 19, 2011
"A convicted North Carolina sex offender is going back to jail after deputies say he sent a Facebook friend request to one of his victims. Investigators say 36-year-old Victor Gaston of Reidsville was sentenced to at least five and a half years in prison Thursday after pleading guilty to one count of using social media as a sex offender...."
"...Gaston sent the request July 4, despite having been ordered to have no contact with the victim. Officers said he had been using Facebook for about two weeks. Gaston has been a registered sex offender since 2003. State prison records show he was released from prison in 2003 after serving nearly two years for taking indecent liberties with a child...."
more at link
11-20-2011, 10:23 PM #2
Good for the judge for taking it seriously! Now I bet the RSO wished he had taken it seriously!Just when I think that I have seen the most depraved things a human can do to another human, somebody posts a new story...........
Why is it that when a custodial parent fails to provide for a child it is called neglect and is a criminal matter. But when a non custodial parent fails to provide it is called failure to support and is a civil matter?
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