'Women and girls' defender Hillary Clinton has a history of defending rapists

There is a tape of Hillary laughing while discussing how she defended in 1975 a 41-year-old man who raped a 12-year-old girl by getting a rape charge reduced to fondling a minor.  The rapist wanted a female attorney.  Hillary was running a legal aid clinic at the University of Arkansas.  The court appointed Hillary from a list of six female attorneys. On the tape, Hillary laughs while discussing the evidence and her tactics. While a court-appointed attorney must represent a client to the best of her ability, an attorney can refuse the appointment unless there is no other capable attorney to represent the rapist.  Hillary could have refused, but she did not.  She could have filed a Motion to Withdraw as counsel if she did not want to represent a rapist of a 12-year-old girl.  I am sure there were other lawyers, such as the public defender, and the records show that there were six female attorneys from the list.  Even if the rapist wanted a...(Read Full Post)