There are some hard feelings over the fact that the two officers involved were not convicted of rape. That's understandable. Still I think it's worth noting that the officers were fired. I would not set myself up as someone who hands out consolation prizes. But prosecutions are made on behalf of victims, and on behalf of the citizenry.
Age discrimination affects us all. Who cares about youth? James Hamblin turns to his colleague Jeffrey Goldberg for advice.