Three girls and five women cooperated with prosecutors during the case, which was brought under Colorado’s Organized Crime Control Act.“I can’t begin to even explain what he did to my life,” one of the victims, Breahannah Leary, said. “Reading it today, and speaking and actually saying how I felt, and him having hearing and have to sit there and listen and listen to me, that brought me so much joy and that’s why I came today,” Leary said. "A 400-year sentence sends a strong message across the country that we're not going to tolerate this kind of violence to women and vulnerable populations," Janet Drake with the Colorado Attorney General's Office said.Franklin walked into the courtroom calm and collected. The indictment shows drugs were used to control the women and girls. Franklin forced them to have sex with him, then he'd sell their services online.The crimes happened at hotels across the metro area.“He deserves every single minute in those walls,” Leary said. The Denver rape crime report, last updated Monday December 18th.The defense asked for the minimum sentence of 96 years.
At The Blue Bench, our mission is to eliminate sexual assault and diminish the impact it has on individuals, their loved ones and our community through comprehensive issue advocacy, prevention and care.p .main-container #login input[type=text], .main-container #login input[type=password] .main-container #login input[type=text] .main-container #login input[type=password] .main-container #login div .main-container .remember-forgot .main-container .main-container .main-container #login div label .main-container button .main-container #social .main-container #social span .main-container #social span.facebook .main-container #social span.google .main-container #social span.twitter .main-container #social span.yahoo .main-container .main-container . -- A convicted child sex trafficker from Colorado was sentenced to 472 years in prison on Tuesday, the longest sentence for a human trafficking case in U. Franklin recruited young girls and women, and forced them into prostitution. He was one of seven people indicted by a statewide grand jury in 2015.We analyzed her speech and pulled out the instances where rape culture is front and center.Some of them were frighteningly easy to miss – a testament to how embedded rape culture and victim blaming are in our daily lives.In 2016, Denver averaged 40.8 per month, and the year before that (2015) Denver averaged 0.0 per month.